If the heater is running constantly it will burn a full (actually 20 pounds) tank in about 35-40 hours. I am heating a three room workshop and get about 4 days out of a 20 LB tank when the outside temp is mid 30s. see less Absolutely. However, you will need a low pressure regulator and hose.
How long will a propane tank last with a Mr heater?
This patented radiant 4,000-9,000 BTU Liquid Propane heater connects directly to a 1 lb .Portable Buddy Heater.Heating Area (Sq Ft)225Tank Capacity (Min)1 lb Propane CylinderRun Time (Hrs at Max BTU)3 HoursRun Time (Hrs at Min BTU)6 Hours18 more rows
How much propane does Mr heater use?
A gallon of propane has a burn rate of approximately 100,000 BTUs (British Thermal Units) per hour. This means that if you run your heater continuously (30,000 BTUs) you will be consuming propane at a rate of about 1/3 gallon per hour. At 33,000 BTUs, your heater would be right at the1 gallon per hour approximation.
How long will Mr Buddy heater run on low?
BIG Buddy™ from Enerco/Mr. Heater now takes portable heat to another level – 18,000 BTU/HR with the capacity to heat up to 400 square feet of space for up to 220 hours (on low position).
Can Big Buddy heater be used inside?
They are designed to be used indoors. They have an automatic CO, low oxygen and tip over shut off. There is no more risk than sleeping in a ice shack over night or some gas furnace houses. However, The manual does say “do not use while sleeping.”