Propane & Natural Gas Frequently Asked Questions
How do you convert a fire pit from Liquid Propane (LPG) to Natural Gas?
You can convert most Elementi fire pits or fire tables easily to natural (mains) gas. An additional propane to natural gas conversion kit can be purchased at checkout. For any installations involving mains(natural) gas a registered gas engineer should be used.
How long is the hose supplied?
The hose provided with the Gas Fire Pit, is approximately 2.5 metres in length and 15mm in width.
Can I increase the length of the LPG hose?
It is advised not to increase the length of the hose. As a longer hose, can result in less pressure to the fire pit which then effects the flame. Also, if you have tampered with the original hose supplied this may void your warranty.
Can I hide the hose underground?
If you choose to bury the pipe underground, it is advised to cover with a plastic or copper sleeve to protect the pipe from corrosion .
How do I conceal the Liquid Propane Gas Bottle?
There are tank covers available, up to 24inches which will conceal a 13kg Liquid Propane Gas Bottle. As the tank covers are very sturdy, they can also be used as a side table for drinks.
What size Liquid Propane Gas bottle should i use?
Liquid Propane Gas bottles which are also known as Patio Gas comes in 5kg and 13kg canisters. If you require a tank cover, please check the dimensions of the canister to ensure it fits.
Why is there a blue flame when I first start the fire?
The blue flames usually indicate there is a high oxygen ratio mix. When you first start your fire pit there is a lot of oxygen in the gas line, the fire will burn a blue colour until all of the air is purged from the gas line.
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