8. Installation anduseof this patioheatermust
conformwith local codesor, in the absenceof
local codes,with the Standards of Storageand
Handling of Liquefied Petroleum Gases,ANSI/
9. This patioheateris designed to operatewith a
standard 20 lb. LiquidPropaneGas(LP gas)
tankwith Type 1 TankConnection Deviceas
shownin Fig. 2. (A.G.A.Requirements 1 0-94).
The propanetank must(1) be providedwith a
shutoffvalve.The outletof the tankvalvemust
be 1-5/16ACMEmalethreadspecifiedin Type
1 TankConnection Deviceper A.G.A.
requirement 1 0-94.Per standard, t he tank valve
is designed to providea positivesealingdevice
for safety;(2) the tank supplysystemmustbe
arranged for vaporwithdrawal; a nd (3) the tank
usedmust includea collarto protectthe tank
valve.The LP gassupplytank mustbe
constructed and markedin accordance with the
specifications f or LP gas tanksof the U.S.
Department of Transportation.
TYPE 1 TANK
Screw the coupling nut of regulator onto the outlet
10. The tank valve outlet must be maintained
When the tank is not
to the patio heater, cover the valve
with the tank supplied,
dust cap. A leak test
should be performed
with soapy water
a new tank. Never use a
match to test for leaks.
11. The propane tank must be turned off whenever
the patio heater is not in use. When the patio
heater is stored indoors, the connection
between the propane tank and the heater must
and stored in accordance
5 of the Standard
Handling of Liquefied
Clothing or other flammable
not be hung from the heater, or placed
near the heater. The area above the post may
hot. Direct contact with these
should be avoided
in order to
prevent burns or clothing ignition.
The patio heater has been designed with several
a 100% safety
shutoff control, elevated heating element, weighted
base, and Type 1 Tank Connection
Ignition System is an
feature which makes lighting the
patio heater a very easy and matchless
process. Any modification
to the patio heater
in the Owner's Manual may
the safety of this appliance
will void your warranty.
should be given to the following warnings:
• DO NOT shorten the post length
• DO NOT bypass the thermocouple
• DO NOT operate
heater without a reflector
• DO NOT operate without
• DO NOT attempt to convert the patio heater
with these instructions
in a fire or explosion
use only. If stored indoors,
detach and leave LP gas tank outdoors.
LP gas supply tank must be disconnected
when patio heater is not in use.
You must use only the gas
provided with this patio heater. This
is set for an outlet pressure
inches water column.