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Old 03-07-2012, 10:21 PM   #1
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Thinking about carrying a third 20 pound cylinder, is it legal to travel with it in the back bumper of the TT?, i made a bracket to secure the tank properly on the bumper.



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Old 03-08-2012, 01:20 AM   #2
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I would not do that just from the safety aspect of someone running into it (or maybe backing into a tree).



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Old 03-08-2012, 02:13 AM   #3
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A suggestion may be to upgrade to 2 30lb cylinders...then you have the extra 20lb without the 3rd cylinder.
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Old 03-08-2012, 02:56 AM   #4
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Thanks for the info, I got the sunset trail 30RE and it cannot hold the 30 lb tanks on it so am going to stick with the both 20's.



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Old 03-08-2012, 08:12 AM   #5
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I keep mine besid the battery on the hitch.
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Old 03-08-2012, 08:29 AM   #6
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I believe you would be fine with that.
Do some quick research and I think you will find that they are fairly safe and could take one heck of an impact.
You could shoot a full one an be OK as long as you were not using a tracer round or incendiary round. Just my opinion.
As far as legal? That would be up to your state laws as they all can differ.





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Old 03-08-2012, 10:16 PM   #7
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Am from Canada and was wondering is there are certain limit of how many propane tank you could travel with on your T T in the USA?
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Where-ever you decide to store it make sure it is in an open air location.
My spare must have been over filled and when it vented off it got stuck open.
Luck for us we didn't blow up the garage and DW with it.
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I don't know about how many tanks but I darn near found out the hard way how much LOL! I was moving from TN. to AR and had a 500 galLPtank 1/2 full I wanted to take with me so I loaded it on a 16 ft flat bed and took it with me ! Well after I had a wrecker set it on the pad I had the LP company come out to fill it I was told I should have had aFED . STAMP to transport that much LPand if I had been stooped ??? $10.000 10 years ?? LOL Live & learn !
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Tim,
All the tanks for an RV are D.O.T. certified so there would be no fine for them as they are designed for transport.
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