Bayou Classic KAB6

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wallacebw

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I received mine this week and was able to get 6.5gal from ~80deg to a boil in about 15 min. (14" diameter pot).

Here is a video of me playing with the settings. (I can get better blue flames if I leave it alone and fine tune it)

I'm happy with it:D
[ame=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lIqFHyhU5nY]YouTube - Bayou Classic KAB6 Burner Output[/ame]
 

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I just picked one up, too. Don't know about you, but I found the shutter almost impossible to adjust. It's like the casting is too big for the shutter piece to fit around. I had to loosen the gas connection, adjust the shutter, tighten it up, try it, and repeat until I got the gas/air mixture. Your flame looks kinda yellow...have you tried adjusting yours?
 

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For those of you that have them, what do you think about them? On gas consumption? I'm soon to upgrade, but am torn if I should just buy an SQ-14 or go with the banjo...heating time (so long as it doesn't waste a crapload of gas) would be my primary motive.
 

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I recently got one to play with. The heating was fantastic. I have seen some people complain about the distance between the burner and the pot, but I had no troubles with that portion. I had some problems with the 2 batches I used it for, where at some point the flame would get lower on the same setting and I had troubles getting it back to up to power. I did notice some ice on the bottom of the propane tank. I put the tank into water and was able to get a nice rolling boil with the burner turned down quite a bit.
 
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