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Old 01-10-2019, 10:09 AM   #11
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I use this system:
Mopeka TankCheck LPG Tank Check Dual Sensor with Monitor Kit

it can read the level of your tanks from hundreds of miles away with the phone app. It is about $90.00 and does a good job.

I removed the auto change over because having 1 empty tank and having a full tank is better then having 2 empty tanks at 3 in the morning. (just my thoughts)
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Old 01-10-2019, 11:20 AM   #12
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Agree with the 'not having 2 empty tanks' but for a different reason--don't want to face my wife at 3am and no propane...
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Old 01-10-2019, 02:28 PM   #13
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Agree with the 'not having 2 empty tanks' but for a different reason--don't want to face my wife at 3am and no propane...
Same reason trust me, been there
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Old 01-13-2019, 06:25 PM   #14
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I use this system:
Mopeka TankCheck LPG Tank Check Dual Sensor with Monitor Kit

it can read the level of your tanks from hundreds of miles away with the phone app. It is about $90.00 and does a good job.

I removed the auto change over because having 1 empty tank and having a full tank is better then having 2 empty tanks at 3 in the morning. (just my thoughts)

Why remove the auto change over just leave the other tank off until needed that is what I usually do.
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Old 01-15-2019, 09:10 AM   #15
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Exactly, the 'auto-changeover' can't change if the other tank is off--that's my method.
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Old 01-31-2019, 02:50 PM   #16
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anyone use a digital temp gun to check the tanks? I understand this works good. just need to pour water over tanks first.
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Old 02-01-2019, 11:50 PM   #17
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Why remove the auto change over just leave the other tank off until needed that is what I usually do.
Same here. When it empties I close the valve and open tank #2 valve. The only downside to this method is the middle of the night and no heat. I'm used to it, the misses not so much. However she doesn't winter camp so its all good.
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