Re: [DMCForum] Kerosene
[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]

Re: [DMCForum] Kerosene



I'll have to check with some gas stations. That'd be cool if so. Last
month both Home Depot and Lowes were completely out of it; I was just
SOL for heat during a Christmas weekend DeLorean project I wanted to
work on.

-Ryan

On 1/10/06, timnagin <timnagin@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> Kerosene is sold here through regular gas pumps at gas stations, though only
> in rural areas.  They are usually off to the side so people don't mistaken
> them for gasoline.
>
> I am not sure about the stability over time but would guess you could mix
> fresh stuff with the older and still burn it.
>
> Greg
>
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: DMCForum@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx [mailto:DMCForum@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx] On Behalf
> Of Ryan Wright
> Sent: Tuesday, January 10, 2006 3:49 PM
> To: DMCForum@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
> Subject: [DMCForum] Kerosene
>
> So I settled on a portable Kerosene convection heater for my garage,
> which will get me by until I buy some property and build a nice shop
> in the next few years. I had some questions, though, and am hoping
> someone here might know enough to answer them.
>
> 1. How long does Kerosene stay usable? I read information saying it
> would keep for years, but I had a little leftover in my forced air
> heater from last year and it did NOT burn well. Stunk up the place
> real bad. I put new Kerosene in and that solved it. Was this a problem
> with the way I stored it (small quantity, a gallon or two in the
> bottom of the tank), or just a general problem with storing Kerosene?
>
> 2. Where might I look to buy Kerosene for a reasonable price? I only
> use ~10 gallons a season since I only heat the garage when I'm using
> it for more than a few minutes. My problem is the only place I know to
> buy the stuff is in 5 gallon jugs at Home Depot and/or Lowes. It's $6
> a gallon! Seems ridiculously expensive to me.
>
> -Ryan
>
>
>
>
> Yahoo! Groups Links
>
>
>
>
>
>
>


YAHOO! GROUPS LINKS






Home Back to the Home of PROJECT VIXEN


Copyright 2006 ProjectVixen.com.  All rights reserved.

Opinions expressed in posts reflect the views of their respective authors.
DMCForum Mailing List Archive  DMCNews Mailing List Archive  DMC-UK Mailing List Archive