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Old 10-19-2012, 10:42 AM   #1
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TT propane.

Got a goofy question I never heard mentioned before. Why don 't travel Trailers have a big propane tank like MH's? Or can they get them?
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First...where are you going to mount it?


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Old 10-19-2012, 03:47 PM   #3
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Second...Why the need for so much propane?
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Old 10-20-2012, 09:39 AM   #4
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You could put it up front, creating a separate area for it on the tongue, and just extend the tounge further.
Why do MHs need that much? Someone can use a trailer more than a MH.
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We have a 25# tank The Lite Cylinder - Revolutionary Propane Cylinders for a large teardrop trailer and one of the concerns is weight. For our trip to California I kept the tank at about half full. There is only one real reason for a big tank, if you are stationary and not hauling it over a 10,000 foot pass.
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How big are motorhome tanks?
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Old 10-21-2012, 06:01 PM   #7
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How big are motorhome tanks?
ASME tanks can be any size ordered. From 25 gallons to 50 or whatever you like.
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You can usually mount 2 30lb propane tanks on most of todays travel trailers.
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when I built my bus and it came time for propane, after some thinking(and yes it did hurt!) I used 2-20lb tanks ,reasons are u can exchange them almost anywhere anyplace 7 days a week, never have to worry about expaired tanks, light enough to carry on my scooter, its getting harder to find places to fill onboard tanks here in cdn, I also find them easy to handle,and I do carry a spare 20lb tank (full) never run out this way we boondock most of the time


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