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Portable Propane Tank Uses

Whether in your own backyard or out exploring, portable propane tanks go wherever you do, so they can keep you powered up even when you're off the grid.

Go-anywhere propane fuels your next adventure.

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Power Generators

Propane-powered generators are a much more reliable temporary power source than electric ones, and propane performs much more efficiently than gasoline or diesel.

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From staying warm to cooking a meal, a small propane tank is the perfect tailgating companion for your game day BBQ—at the stadium or in your backyard!

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Camping and RVs

Because of its versatility, safety, and long shelf life, propane is the go-to energy source for camping trips. Use a portable propane tank to heat your tent, fuel your propane camping stove, power your motor home, and more.

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Turkey Frying

On Thanksgiving or anytime, a fried turkey is a fun, delicious alternative to the traditional roasted one. An AmeriGas propane grill tank helps you do it right.

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Grills and Smokers

Cleaner and more efficient than charcoal, grilling with propane and propane smokers are great ways to cook up a flavorful meal in nice weather—or year-round.

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Insect Traps

Don’t let uninvited guests ruin your good time. Propane-powered mosquito traps help you enjoy the Great Outdoors by getting rid of biting bugs.

As the nation's largest provider of propane, AmeriGas services all 50 states. No matter where your home or business is located, there is an AmeriGas location nearby dedicated to providing quality service ensuring you are never without the propane you need.

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Portable propane tanks come in a range of sizes, but the most common are 20lb and 33lb propane tanks. Learn more about available propane tank sizes or how to buy, exchange, and properly dispose of your propane tank.

Other Ways to Power with Propane

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Propane for Indoor Living

Run your furnace or boiler, space heaters, and fireplaces on propane to save money and enjoy more consistent heat.

Indoor Living
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Propane for Outdoor Uses

Enjoy your outdoor space in any season! Propane powers outdoor kitchens, patio heaters, insect traps, firepits, lighting, and more.

Outdoor Uses

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