Forum Portal Recipes Smoke Signals Magazine Welocme Merchandise Associations Purchase Subscription Brethren Banners
Go Back   The BBQ BRETHREN FORUMS. > Discussion Area > Q-talk


Q-talk *ON TOPIC ONLY* QUALITY ON TOPIC discussion of Backyard BBQ, grilling, Equipment and just outdoor cookin' in general, hints, tips, tricks & techniques, success, failures... but stay on topic. And watch for that hijacking.

Thread Tools
Unread 11-15-2011, 02:09 PM   #1
Pig Daddy
Full Fledged Farker

Pig Daddy's Avatar
Join Date: 06-15-11
Location: Glen Ellyn, Il
Downloads: 0
Uploads: 0
Default Natural Gas and Propane Grills?

Does any existing grill on the market allow both natural gas and propane as a fuel source?
Pig Daddy is offline   Reply With Quote

Unread 11-15-2011, 02:13 PM   #2
On the road to being a farker
tony69's Avatar
Join Date: 07-29-11
Location: Bagley, MN
Downloads: 0
Uploads: 0

I beleive that Ducane has a model like that.
tony69 is offline   Reply With Quote

Unread 11-15-2011, 05:31 PM   #3
is one Smokin' Farker
1MoreFord's Avatar
Join Date: 03-14-05
Location: N. Little Rock and Hot Springs, Arkansas
Downloads: 0
Uploads: 0

Natural gas and propane appliances (including grills) operate at different pressures and require different size orifices to accomodate the different pressures of the gases. Natural gas is supplied at a lower pressure and requires a larger orifice. Propane at a higher pressure and a smaller orifice.

Many grills will operate on either gas with the appropriate orifice.
1MoreFord is offline   Reply With Quote

Unread 11-15-2011, 07:09 PM   #4
somebody shut me the fark up.
Join Date: 12-28-07
Location: annville ky
Downloads: 0
Uploads: 0

I agree with above,
jestridge is offline   Reply With Quote

Unread 11-15-2011, 08:37 PM   #5
Is lookin for wood to cook with.
Join Date: 07-19-11
Location: Atlanta GA
Downloads: 0
Uploads: 0

A friend bought a gas grill from a big box store that was propane or natural gas. When he opened the box it only had the orifice for propane. The store told him, either propane or natural gas but not both. He contacted the manufacture and was sent the conversion kit at N/C. I haven't seen a grill that will burn propane or natural gas but then I haven't been looking
reeltor is offline   Reply With Quote


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Converting Natural Gas grill to Propane? sfbbqguy Q-talk 8 09-18-2012 11:59 AM
Questions: why a gas grill? Natural gas or propane tanks? jlondon Q-talk 19 08-20-2010 09:48 AM
gas mod: propane or natural gas? Mark Q-talk 24 12-20-2003 08:27 AM

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 06:23 PM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
vBulletin Optimisation provided by vB Optimise v2.6.0 Beta 4 (Lite) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2014 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.
2003 -2012 © BBQ-Brethren Inc. All rights reserved. All Content and Flaming Pig Logo are registered and protected under U.S and International Copyright and Trademarks. Content Within this Website Is Property of BBQ Brethren Inc. Reproduction or alteration is strictly prohibited.
no new posts