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Old 05-14-2009, 05:13 PM   #1
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I have a Honeywell Y8610U gas control valve that I was going to use to regulate the HLT using propane. It works with natural gas also by changing the orfice. The valve can have a maximum pressure 0.5 PSIG. If I add a tee and a gas quick disconnect just after the meter is there anything more I need to do to regulate the natural gas pressure to less than 0.5 PSIG? I know nothing about natural gas.
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Old 05-14-2009, 07:49 PM   #2
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You should look into getting an appliance regulator that meets your spec.

This website shows you how to make your own cheap manometer to check your gas pressure. I have yet to do it but it is on the list.

 
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Old 05-15-2009, 12:54 AM   #3
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The gas pressure after the meter is only about 1/4-1/6 PSI, no additional regulator is needed for the Honeywell valve.

 
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