# How many gallons are in a 20 pound propane tank?

An empty

**20 lb tank**will hold about 4.7**gallons**of**propane**. That is $18.47 at $3.93 per**gallon**, which is the low quantity price (I just paid $3.44 per**gallon**when filling several**tanks**). The exchange is about the same price. Keep in mind this comparison is as if the exchange gives you a FULL**tank**.A.

### How many gallons of propane is in a 100 pound tank?

**Propane**weighs 4.24 lbs per gallon so

**100 lb**capacity

**tank**would

**hold**23.6 gallons. 4 of 4 found this helpful.

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#### How many gallons of propane does a gas fireplace use per hour?

If you have a 100,000 BTU fireplace, you can expect to burn about 1 gallon of propane fuel per hour. If your fireplace is 30,000 BTU, you would use**approximately 1**gallon of propane about every three hours, and so on.#### How big is a 100 gallon propane tank?

A 420 lb. tank holds 100 gallons of propane. The tank size is approximately 9' 11” long and 37½-” in diameter. A 500 -gallon tank holds**400 gallons**of propane.#### How many hours does a 20 pound propane tank last?

A 20 lb. propane tank has a 430,270 BTU capacity. 430270 divided by 58,000 =**7.4 hours**of brun time wide open.

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### How much propane is in a 120 gallon tank?

A standard 120 gallon tank holds

**96 gallons**of propane and is generally installed for residential hot water or space heating with sufficient storage if you add a range or clothes dryer. Each tank is 54.5” in height and 30” in diameter. Also known as a 420 lb.#### How big is a 500 gallon propane tank?

Quality Steel Propane TanksSize Diameter Length 250 Gal 30 92 500 Gal 37 120 1000 Gal 41 192 #### How long will a 500 gallon propane tank run a generator?

Using these factors how long can a 5000-watt generator run on a 500 gallon propane tank at 50 capacity. A 500-gallon tank that is full would run a 500-watt generator at ½ capacity for**920 hours**.#### How do you tell the age of a propane tank?

First, all**propane tanks**10 gallons (40 lb.) or less must be equipped with an Overfill Protection Device (OPD). You can**tell**if your**tank**has an OPD by the shape of the valve which should be triangular. Second, the**tank**must be “in date”. A**tank's**manufacture date is stamped into the collar of the**tank**.

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### What are the dimensions of a 500 gallon propane tank?

Quality Steel Propane Tanks

Size | Diameter | Length |
---|---|---|

250 Gal | 30 | 92 |

500 Gal | 37 | 120 |

1000 Gal | 41 | 192 |

#### What are the dimensions of a 500 gallon propane tank?

Quality Steel Propane TanksSize Diameter Length 250 Gal 30 92 500 Gal 37 120 1000 Gal 41 192 #### How much does a 20 propane tank weigh full?

stamped on the collar of the tank. For a grill sized tank you simply calculate the tare weight +**20 lbs**, and that's how much the tank should weigh when it's full. Most**20 lb**tanks have a tare weight of +/-**17 pounds**when completely empty. This means a "full" propane tank should weigh**about 37 pounds**.#### How big is a 200 lb propane tank?

A 200 lb. tank holds**46 gallons**of propane. Provides sufficient storage if you add a range or clothes dryer. The tank is approximately 54.5” in height and 30” in diameter.

Updated: 2nd October 2019