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#1 suampman

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Posted 08 February 2013 - 11:07 AM

Does anyone use high tech leak detection tools for lp or natural gas? Any recommendations and are they worth the cost?



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Posted 08 February 2013 - 03:01 PM

Big Blu works best.



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Posted 08 February 2013 - 04:06 PM

Big Blu works best.

 

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Posted 08 February 2013 - 04:27 PM

Big Blu works best.

one of these, take your pick

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Big_Blue

 

http://bigbluhammer....rounding-hammer

 

http://refrigtech.co...Blu/bigblu.html

also available at Amazon

http://www.amazon.co...ds=big blu leak

 

http://www.amazon.co...ds=big blu leak


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Posted 10 February 2013 - 09:40 AM

  Comstock services, What do you guys use?

  Thanks jumptrout and Reg, this stuff looks pretty effective. To bad you have to buy such a big bottle. With the amount of gas appliances I see a quart could last me 20 years.



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Posted 10 February 2013 - 09:59 AM

... To bad you have to buy such a big bottle.

http://www.amazon.co...g=mrssamskit-20


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Posted 10 February 2013 - 12:14 PM

It is very useful for other things as well as gas leaks.

Valve stem leaks.

Tire leaks.

refrigerant system leaks.

condom leaks.

and make a good hand cleaner.

http://refrigtech.co...Blu/bigblu.html

 



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Posted 10 February 2013 - 01:33 PM

Thank you both for your answers. I thought I saw 35/qt in the previous post. It is going to be my next purchase.

 Jump trout : My trout does'nt get the swim time it used to, so I will not have to waste it on the condom checks.



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Posted 10 February 2013 - 02:33 PM

Just threw that in to verify your reading comprehension. :thumbsup:



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Posted 11 February 2013 - 12:52 PM

Hey Reg, does the blu calgon work as well?



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Posted 11 February 2013 - 01:00 PM

Hey Reg, does the blu calgon work as well?

sorry, I don't know


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Posted 12 February 2013 - 12:48 AM

I like the Kids' Bubble Blowing toy's (the bottle of solution with applicator built into lid) - available in the Kids section at WalMart, much cheaper and it works great as long as you keep it from freezing.

Then again, when I'm around - there is usually little doubt that there is indeed a gas leak as you never get past the odorant  :fart: 


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