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Propane tank with regulator

We recently had a line installed from our large propane tank that supplies the house to our deck where we have our BABY Q. The plumber said there was an attachment we needed to add since the large tank already has a regulator on it. Can anyone tell me what that part would be? I tried the Webber parts online service but it is down for service.

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  • JAJT Oct 29, 2008

    We used to use a regular small propane gas tank such as those found in Home Depot and the like. We were told we need a new line that does not have a regulator.

  • dcomputerman May 11, 2010

    Does the line now hook up to the Baby Q? Really not much to it: Big tank -> Regulator -> Line -> left-handed connection to grill.

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You're fine using a regulator, just keeps the propane 'regulated' : ) Since you already have it, I'd try the one you have. I'd figure your regulator for the big tank is set for low pressure, really may be fine by itself, but the additional one at the Webber end won't hurt anything. This is a YMMV, try cheapest way first using what you have, not much of a problem to change to the other one if it doesn't work.

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