Tips on Tanks

Using Propane


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Connecting a Propane Tank 


(The valves mentioned below are for vapor release valves only, not forklift tanks.)

OPD(overfill protection device)

  • Required on any vertical tank smaller than 50lb capacity tanks.
  • It has internal and external threading for hose connection.
  • This valve protects against leaks and overfilling.


  • Acceptable on any vertical tank 50lb or larger.
  • It only has internal threading for hose connection. 
  • Has no internal safety devices.