Hi, I run an outbuilding heater (3 ceramic element mobile heater) from a 47Kg propane bottle, I have never had a problem but when I changed to a new bottle the pilot light lit but the heating element would not and it made a bubbling sound. I had a spare 13kg bottle with some gas in so I connected that and after allowing a minute or so for the gas to come through the heater lit and run fine.
I called the gas supplier and ther collected the bottle for testing, after a week went by without hearing back I chased them and they delivered another 47Kg bottle which has exactly the same symptoms.
I tried the same new Gas to run a different heater ( a Propex 1600 Blown air heater) and it to would not light and gave a pop sound as it tried to light and then showed flame failure error.
OK am I missing something or does it sound like I have had 2x bottles with BAD GAS? does BAD GAS even exist? i'm a bit reluctant to send this 47Kg bottle back again especially if they are going to just replace it with the same faulty gas that they have already done?
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