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Old 04-29-2016, 09:39 PM   #15
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A clear and present danger. But then if you're not gonna secure the propane tanks, why bother with the safety chains?
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Old 04-29-2016, 11:14 PM   #16
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Maybe he was stealing it? Crazier things have happened.
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Old 04-30-2016, 12:44 AM   #17
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play stupid games......win stupid prizes.
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Old 04-30-2016, 01:41 AM   #18
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The only thing missing is Wile E. Coyote and the ACME plan for the super propane boosted travel trailer!
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Old 04-30-2016, 03:41 AM   #19
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I bet he was in such a hurry to get out of the way of flash flooding he just took off without checking anything or even hitching up completely.
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Old 04-30-2016, 06:40 AM   #20
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True experience. My tank came loose while driving and dragged on the road. Finally got pulled over by a state trooper who noticed it. I looked and the tank had been ground through. It did not explode just lost all the gas. 50 bucks for a new tank and some different bolts with nylok nuts to keep it on.
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Old 04-30-2016, 07:08 AM   #21
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It could happen to you. Towing with a dually you would never know you were dragging the bottles. You can't see the tongue or the bottles for the tailgate. Let's use this as a warning. Check your equipment
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Old 04-30-2016, 04:33 PM   #22
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this was out of the guys windshield so there's a glare,but you can see it.

WOW! You're right!
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Old 04-30-2016, 04:39 PM   #23
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Well, as long as we're commenting... looks his batteries are missing also!
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Well, as long as we're commenting... looks his batteries are missing also!
No, they are still attached to the cables but farther under the trailer dragging along.
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He is one lucky guy.
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LP cylinder hold-down clamp and all-thread missing, battery box missing, no WDH bars. I agree with ctbruce, probably stealing the TT, and was nearly caught in the act.
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Guessing the safety chains being unhooked didn't make a lot of difference when the tanks blew. Looks like a real Darwin award winner to me.
Tanks didn't blow, they weren't secured in the cradle.
To be eligible for the Darwin award you have to die from your stupidity. I don't think that happened in this case.
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LP cylinder hold-down clamp and all-thread missing, battery box missing, no WDH bars. I agree with ctbruce, probably stealing the TT, and was nearly caught in the act.
My first thought also. Too many things wrong.
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