Generator run time per gallon varies greatly by manufacture. Just like gas mileage varies per vehicle. Not all small 4 seat cars, driving the speed limit get the same gas mileage, even though they are doing the same work.
Most manufactures include run time per tank or gallon in their literature. Searching online for your make and model of generator should ...
gas heaters are obviously unwise inside a sleeping space (due to exhaust)
There are a lot of different types of gas heaters, many of which would be unsafe to use inside a sleeping space. An indoor rated catalytic propane heater, however, is one of the types that can be used safely indoors. As the heat is produced through a catalytic process there is no ...
There may be restrictions in tunnels or ferries. For example BC Ferries states
Remember, all dangerous goods must be declared at the terminal ticket booth or to a vessel officer. Failure to declare dangerous goods is an offence under Canadian law.
There follows a list.
Dangerous Goods Commonly Encountered by BC Ferries
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Propane: Propane ...
A 20lb Propane tank can be safely transported in your mini van. It can also be transported unsafely.
Safely: up right, secured, ventilated, kept cool
Unsafely: on its side, not tied down, un-ventilated, allowed to get warm
The key is to keep it secured, upright, cool and ventilated. The problem becomes on a trip camping are you going to stop for potty ...
Storage methods for propane tanks:
Ensure the area is well-ventilated
Make sure that the tank is upright at all times
Keep the surrounding temperatures low by avoiding direct sunlight during summer
Avoid ignition source (lighters, matches, tinder, electric sparks, etc.)
When you're transporting the tank:
Leave the window or trunk slightly open to prevent ...
I've used foam mattress toppers before. So they can absolutely work well but there's a few things to keep in mind.
Thickness - 4" is OK and would probably be great for a back sleeper on grass. However, on a more rocky/rigid surface that may only be entry-level comfort and you might find that bigger rocks can be felt underneath. Thus, you might need to find ...