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View Poll Results: Do you travel with the frig on?
Yes I do travel with the frig on. 339 57.26%
No I do not travel with the frig on. 74 12.50%
I travel with frig on but stop to turn off propane at tunnels 29 4.90%
I travel with frig on but turn off propane while fueling 47 7.94%
I travel with frig on and never turn off propane. 144 24.32%
I`m new at this so I`m on the fence 33 5.57%
Do you travel with your fridge on using AC/Inverter or generator?. 11 1.86%
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Old 10-30-2014, 10:16 AM   #91
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Originally Posted by ALJO View Post
snip... That's why they say; "Ignorance is Bliss". Happy Travels!
Nope, not ignorant at all. I know full well the risk and/or likelihood of an issue caused by having my bottles turned on, and fridge running whenever I'm on the road. It is minimal, to the point if all but nonexistent. I appreciate your concern for my safety, but I think I will be just fine, thank you.
I think the ignorant ones may be those who believe all the hoopla about what a terrible risk it is to travel as I do.
How many of you use a cell phone while driving, or maybe use it while refueling? You are a much higher risk to me and everyone else on the road than I am. No shortage of facts to back that up, so please hang up and drive.


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Old 10-30-2014, 11:16 AM   #92
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How many of you use a cell phone while driving, or maybe use it while refueling?
I use the in-truck blue tooth option when I drive. If I did not have that option, I would not answer it. Tap the radio volume button (since I know its location with my eyes closed) and your on the air. I never call anyone while driving, so that is not an issue, and most of the time I do not answer incoming calls either. They can wait... Windows are closed on the truck when refueling. Run the fridge on AC (inverter) when traveling.

This plan works fine for me.

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Old 11-02-2014, 03:24 PM   #93
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You know how people are. When chit-chatting with an auto mechanic, they feel they should make small talk about spark plugs. When chit-chatting with a doctor, they feel they should make small talk about the common cold. The same is true for every profession. I work for a natural gas company. When I stop for fuel for the service truck, other patrons at the fuel station feel obliged to discuss the dangers of natural gas with me, all the while pumping gas into their auto while smoking. I’ve even witness them hold the nozzle and the cigarette with the same hand. Kindling temperature of gasoline is about one third that of natural gas. They are in far more danger doing what they are doing than from any natural gas leak they may find on a gas meter in an alley.
Point being, GOD looks after children and fools. Travel with it “on” or “off”, the odds are with you and nothing said on here will change anotherone's mind.
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Old 11-02-2014, 04:21 PM   #94
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Well said man.
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Old 12-11-2015, 01:03 PM   #95
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I just won't travel with the propane tanks open. 4 hours of no refrigeration is not a problem as long as the door stays closed.

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