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Old 06-14-2014, 04:49 PM   #21
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Alcohol has it's own dangers as well. From my experience, it burns with a colorless flame (when dry al' is used). One could easily pass a hand over the flame or put something flammable on top not noticing or forgetting the burner is lit.
Yes, but a bilge full of propane and a spark is a bomb.
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Old 06-14-2014, 06:40 PM   #22
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Old 06-14-2014, 07:45 PM   #23
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Mr. r. I agree. I was just pointing out one of the potential dangers of alcohol. Let's not get into yet another "propane will blow you up" discussion. Of course it will. Similarly so might a gas powered vessel if you have a leak into the bilge. Gosh, you might even get hit by lightning.
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