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No, propane burns at 2500btu while natural gas burns at only 1012btu. Propane burns over 2 times hotter than natural gas.
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Propane is one of the components of natural gas, and is obtained by separating it out. Propane can be liquefied easily and hence transported by road to remote places, but if p…iped natural gas is available this is a better bet for domestic use.
If you use a high amount of natural than it is less $ then propane BUT if you use a moderate amount or less than no doubt propane is less. The reason why is even if you do not… use any natural gas you still get charged a service fee and tax tax each month, where propane you do not have the extra fees. other than this factor it is almost not possible to figure what is cheaper since the prices for both change rapidly and propane heat is more hot burning. so thus makes it very very hard to figure it out.
no it is man made
Diesel burns much hotter.
This is a difficult question to answer since no indication of the application is provided. It is assumed the question refers to typical household use. Some things to… consider when answering this question: Upper and Lower Flammability Limits (LFL-UFL) Methane: 5-15% Propane: 2.1-10% As you can see propane burns at lower concentrations than methane but has a smaller range of flammability. Methane has a slightly higher LFL, but has a wider range of concentrations that combustion will occur. Specific Gravity Referenced to Air Methane: 0.5537 Propane: 1.5219 Gases that are lighter than air will rise, while gases heavier than air sink and concentrate near the ground. If a leak occurred propane would tend to concentrate near the ground which would potentially expose it to more ignition sources (such as the pilot light on a water heater or an electrical source such as a refrigerator) than methane. Autoignition Temperature Methane: 580C (1076F) Propane: 480C (842F) Autoignition temperature tells you what temperature that the gas will automatically burn if a leak occurs in the presence of air. Propane has the lower autoignition temperature. It is unlikely that these high temperatures would ever be seen under normal conditions for home use except in a house fire. Heat of Combustion Methane: -909.73 Btu/SCF Propane: -2316.65 Btu/SCF Propane burns with about 2.5 times the energy per standard cubic foot than methane. As a note this is also what makes propane very useful, because the energy density is higher. Other considerations Propane is generally stored as a liquid in tanks in or around the home. Often it is the responsibility of the owner to have the tanks inspected, maintained, and kept in proper working order. Owners must also ensure that tanks are the proper distance from any structures inhabited by people (a rule that is commonly broken, often due to owner ignorance). On the other hand natural gas cannot be stored as a liquid at room temperature because room temperature is higher than its critical point. Therefore natural gas is transported in pipelines owned by private companies and there is generally more oversight required either by regulations, company policies, or the desire to avoid liability lawsuits. Both gases are generally safe for use as long as the proper procedures for upkeep are followed; however, propane opens the door to more operator error because many people do not have the technical knowledge to properly handle or maintain the systems. On the other hand propane is often economically advantageous due to its lower demand (and therefore lower price) as well as the high energy density associated with it.
M.W of Air=29 M.W of Methane=16 M.W of Propane=44 Methane: 16/29=0.55 Propane: 44/29=1.51 So, Propane > Methane
Main part being "burns" hotter at its combustion point (ignition) 3519f is about how butane burns. 3695f is about where propane burns aka ignites at. How you control is up 2 i…ndividual. I use the fuel for lamp-working torches- used primarily for glassblowing or gaffering glass. (it's a 1,200 torch) so u have many fuel options, I use oxygen & acetylene combo, tone down to propane, then to butane to anneal at lower temp to cool the glass back down by slowly lowering the temp. (I have to for annealing to prevent glass cracking from cooling and draughts). I use it a lot, so i know what burns hotter and faster. Propane is 200-300 degrees hotter- but for ur purpose- 150 diff bc it's not concentrated from a Lampworkers torch (way diff from regular torch). Hope this helps as no answer is listed here. This is how I use use this so it's how I wrote n worded it. Sorry if it's confusing- it shouldn't be- I listed the temps and diff gasses also. And in correct order. Acetylene i think burns hotter than oxygen. And that's why use it for lampworking and cutting glass. Thanks have a good day!!
Yes it is possible to do that.
Propane is NOT cheaper than natural gas
no it doesn't
Propane is a naturally occurring gas.It is not found independently.It is found with mixture of other gases like Butane and methane.
Hydrogen is the cleanest burning gas. The product of combustion is Water.
because propane is an even burning gas and is easier to make more or less concentrated