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We will need the make and model of your heater to determine if it can be converted to nat. gas. A photo of the unit and the gas control would really be helpful too.

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SOURCE: convert from lp to natural gas

you need to go to the manuel and check if you can retrofit the heater to natural gas. there is a difference in the ORIFICE size. or check to see if there is a phone number to the manufacture and talk to them. THE BEST THING FOR YOU TO DO IS TO GET A CERTIFIED A/C PERSON TO DO IT, IT IS VERY DANGEROUS IF YOU GET THE WRONG ORIFICE SIZE !

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SOURCE: I'd like to convert my model PGB025-75 unit to

hello. The conversion requires different orifices. They can be ordered from the company, or from your lp provider or your natural gas provider.

Here is a link to a great article that explains every step for you to make the conversion
http://www.propane101.com/lpgasapplianceconversions.htm

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SOURCE: convert a procom heater from propane to natural

you need to find a place that makes your type of heater and they will have a change over kit all it is different orfices and jetcovers for each gas jet from your heater its self explanitory once you see the parts,sometimes there are different gas comp. that if you use there service they will change you over at no or little cost. hope this helps

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SOURCE: I want to convert a QN300TYLA natural gas unit to

HI , I HAVE A PROPANE MODLE QL300TYLA I WOULD LIKE TO CONVERT TO NATURAL GAS , MAYBE WE CAN SWITCH PARTS.

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SOURCE: Natural gas convertion to LP

you need too change the orfice about 10.00

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Convert to natural gas


To convert the heater to natural gas you will need to change the orifices in the gas unit to natural gas. I am assuming you now have it on LP gas. Hope this helps. You should have someone who knows to change the orifices over. Most appliance parts dealer carry them.

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You have an LP gas stove which you really like and would like to take to a new home but the new home has a natural gas hookup. Since natural gas is already available it would be convenient to be able to use it. Can you convert your unit over to work on natural gas?

Yes it is possible to convert any LP gas appliance to natural gas or from natural gas to LP. The only difference is the size of the orifice used in the burner.

LP gas is composed of a much larger molecule than natural gas and requires a larger orifice to output the same amount of gas as a natural gas unit at the same setting. Therefore if you used an LP stove on natural gas it would produce too much heat and burn rather intensely. If you used a natural gas stove on LP it would not have much flame at all. You can see the problem. The solution is also obvious. You need the correct orifice.

Changing the orifice is easy. It is located in the middle of the burner and unscrews out of the unit. Install the new one the opposite way. Do not overtighten it.Usually the burners are made of soft metal and can strip easily.

The parts you would need are available at most good appliance stores but I would recommend the following site http://www.repairclinic.com . The parts will be cheaper at repairclinic. They have parts for almost any brand and a great search engine. They also have excellent videos showing how to make the repair.

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