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Old 01-18-2014, 09:10 PM
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For those who have gone to propane

Are you happy with your decision? Have things worked out like you had planned and have you seen the savings you thought would come along with it?
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Old 01-18-2014, 09:51 PM
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For those who have gone to propane

Is also like to hear about this. Regular gas here is $1.20-$1.30 per liter here or roughly $5 per gallon but diesel for some reason is 1.369 here or $5.40 a gallon. What's the reason. Diesel was always cheaper before $1.18 per liter.
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Old 01-19-2014, 08:48 AM
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For those who have gone to propane

Bump bump. Bump. Anybody
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Old 01-19-2014, 08:55 AM
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My one dealer who sells propane forkfits told me its a wash between proane and diesel. You have to buy a proane filling station for your propane tank to have real savings. Propane for houses is over $2 a gal now and if have to fill the small proane tanks at the station you will be spending around 3 a gal. Then add that propane is 10 Percent less efficent.
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Old 02-17-2014, 01:04 PM
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BLC,
Propane is a commodity just like gasoline and diesel. With home heating in full swing, cost is at a high point for the year as supply is low and demand is high to due a long drying season for farmers and a cold winter in almost all of the country. As the temperatures warm and demand eases for propane, gasoline will enter into it's peak demand as more people with hit the road for vacations and gas prices will continue to rise. With that said, JCLawn is correct in that volume will have a bearing on your price, but $3 a gallon to fill a cylinder is not quite accurate. There are plenty of OEM options out there today and a few reputable conversion systems that I would recommend. Our clients continue to add machines every year after making the leap. Very few that have either an OEM machine or reputable conversion system regret their decision.
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