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Old 09-15-2013, 09:06 PM   #11
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As I look closely at the LP tanks and how that hold down bar goes from one tank to the other, with only a little grove that rests on the tanks lip, I think that all you would have to do is stick a solid 1/2" steel rod under the end of the "U" shaped bracket and with a little pressure/leverage pop it off the lip of the LP tank and remove it. I would think that the best place would be to lock the tanks down using the base of the tank to the TT's frame
Just a thought. Re thinking the lock I put on mine.

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Old 09-16-2013, 11:25 PM   #12
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The key issue is real. I recently had my batteries stolen off the trailer. In the process I added a cable lock on the propane tanks - simple and probably not real secure master lock similar to this: http://www.amazon.com/Master-Lock-84...rds=cable+lock

I keep the keys to this and my batteries in the front storage compartment of the trailer. Just put a screw in at an angle so the key's don't fall off the screw. To me it is more about the visual deterrent than anything else...


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