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Harbor Freight weed burner

WessBWessB Posts: 6,937
edited 9:39PM in EggHead Forum
Seemed like a pretty good deal to me...$12.99 + $6.99 S/H...I have no idea how long this is good for, merely passing along the savings...
http://www.harborfreight.com/propane-torch-91033.html
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  • CecilCecil Posts: 771
    Thanks Wess

    Walt
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  • Richard FlRichard Fl Posts: 7,861
    Thanks. Are there small propane bottles for portability or do you have to use the large monster for fuel?
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  • MattMatt Posts: 143
    Richard --

    I have a small Weber gasser for camping and tailgating that runs off of "plumber's propane" -- the small blue canisters. I can get an adapter that allows me to attach to a large propane tank instead, though I haven't done it. I assume that a reverse adapter would also exist.

    Matt
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  • fishlessmanfishlessman Posts: 17,128
    might be time for a new one, mines about 8 years old, still works great but looks like hell, guess leaving it out all year long in the rain, snow, sun isnt the best for them, will treat my new one the same way :laugh:
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  • WessBWessB Posts: 6,937
    Richard..I have no idea, I've personally never used one of these, but know that a lot of people here like to play with em. I would agree with the adapter theory tho...
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  • MickeyMickey Posts: 16,420
    Thanks Wess, have thought about wanting one. NOW seemed to be the time.
    Salado TX Egg Family: 2 Large and a very well used Mini, just added a Mini Max (I'm good for now). 

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  • HungryManHungryMan Posts: 3,470
    I love mine
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  • MACMAC Posts: 442
    Rich

    I have one and a small LP tank. You know the one that looks like a 40 BBer but small. It sets in the garage on top of my big tank with the weed burner attached. just take it out and light Mr. Egg right up. It is GRRR . . .ATE for A personalities. LOL
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  • FlaPoolmanFlaPoolman Posts: 11,670
    Richard, you can use the small tanks with the same connector but the little bottles while having the correct water column inches of pressure static won't handle the volume at 1/2 or fully open.
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  • MickeyMickey Posts: 16,420
    Did just order, how would a smaller size of 11 or 4 1/2
    tank work? Anyone do this?
    Salado TX Egg Family: 2 Large and a very well used Mini, just added a Mini Max (I'm good for now). 

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  • Jupiter JimJupiter Jim Posts: 1,625
    Richard,
    Here ya go this is all I use to light the large and medium eggs, use a map for the mini.
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    Got the tank adapter at Bass Pro Shops.
    Have one in FL and one in NC.
    Pat is correct about the tank if you try to go wide open throttle the liquid propane will frez up the nozzle, no big deal ya don't need wide open throttle.
    Jupiter Jim
    I'm only hungry when I'm awake!
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