Gas consumption - round Jumbuck BBQ

Submitted: Sunday, Dec 09, 2012 at 18:27

Member - Paul B (WA)

Having recently acquired one of the above, does anyone know how long a 2kg gas bottle should last?

I must be getting soft as I actually read the the instructions, according to which the specs are a single 10.9MJ burner with a 0.2mm injector.
Paul B Kalgoorlie

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AnswerID: 500077   Submitted: Sunday, Dec 09, 2012 at 18:58

Member - barry F (NSW) replied:

Hi Paul, according to my "useless information file" one (1) Kg. of LPG contains app. 50 Mj of energy. Assuming that my info is correct you only need to establish how many Mj your burner uses per hour (10.9?) so if that is the case you should be good for about 9 hours of flat chat burner time out of your full two Kg cylinder.
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FollowupID: 776084   Submitted: Monday, Dec 10, 2012 at 02:07

Member - Paul B (WA) posted:

Thanks Barry. One cyl shd do fine!
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