Propane Tank Sizes and Specs
To accomodate different appliances, propane tank manufacturers have built several different size propane tanks. Tanks 2 You Propane carries the following size cylinders. 5 lb, 11 lb, 20 lb, 30 lb, 40 lb, 50 lb, 60 lb and 100 lb propane tanks. The most common cylinder used with barbecue grills is the 20 lb cylinder. The 20 lb cylinder is the standard size for barbecues, mosquito magnets, patio heaters and small space heaters.
5 lb propane tank
The 5 lb cylinder is specifically designed to fit into sailboat and marine applications. However, another popular use for this size cylinder is tailgating and portable grill applications. A 5 lb tank holds one gallon of propane and weighs 16.5 lbs full. Available for purchase only. $69.95 for the tank, $10 to fill. Delivery extra.
20 lb propane tank
The most commonly used propane tank, the 20 lb tank is the standard size tank for barbecue grills, mosquito magnet, turkey fryer, small space heaters. However, the 20 lb tank can be used on several more propane applications. A 20 lb propane tank holds 4.7 gallons of propane and weighs 37 pounds full. Available for purchase and available ford DELIVERY with exchange. Purchase price full and delivered with no exchange $55.00. Delivery with exchange price is currently $28.00.
30 lb propane tank
The 30 lb propane tank is most commonly used for campers and camper trailers. Most commonly, they mount two 30 lb tanks on the toungue of the trailer which supply gas for the refridgerator, heat, and stove-top. However, 30 lb tanks can be used with space heaters, construction heaters and other propane applications. A 30 lb tank holds 7 gallons of propane and weighs 55 lbs full. Available for purchase and available for delivery with exchange. $90.00 for the tank, $39.00 for delivery with exchange.
40 lb propane tank
The 40 lb propane tank is most commonly used for large commercial grills, construction heaters, space heaters, propane hawk torches and many other propane applications. A 40 lb propane tank holds 9.4 gallons of propane and weighs 72 lbs full. Available for purchase and available for delivery with exchange. $120 for the tank, $48.00 delivered with exchange.
100 lb propane tank
The 100 lb propane tank is mainly used for temporary heat. Many construction companies use the 100 lb tank for high-output construction heaters. The 100 lb propane tank can also be used for small residential applications such as a cottage, garage or small building. The 100 lb propane tank holds 23.4 gallons of propane and weighs 180 lbs full. Available for purchase, rental and delivery with exchange. $140.00 for the tank, $100.00 delivered with exchange.