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Dyna-Glo 50K - 80K BTU LP Convection Heater
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Dyna-Glo

50K - 80K BTU LP Convection Heater

$99.00 /each

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The Dyna-Glo 80,000 BTU Portable Convection Tower Propane Heater can heat up to 2,000 sq. ft. and has a 360˚ heat radius to warm outdoor areas. The heater features a 1-hand piezo ignition for easy, quick startup every time. An automatic shutoff and large, nonslip base helps provide safe use, and the heater is also CSA listed for safety.

  • 3 heat settings of 50,000, 60,000 or 80,000 BTUs per hour let you choose your desired level of heating
  • 360˚ heat radius warms an area of up to 2,000 sq. ft.
  • 1-hand piezo ignition helps ensure a fast and easy start
  • Automatic shutoff helps ensure safety
  • Large, sturdy base helps prevent tipping
  • CSA listed for safety
  • Note: product may vary by store

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The knob will let me turn the heater on but it wont stay on when i release the knob. What is wrong? I just purchased last year.

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Petersburg, VA
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January 24, 2014
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Schrewsbury PA
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December 7, 2015
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You have to hold the button in until the thermocouple gets hot just like the old gas how water heaters
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Prescott Valley
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September 11, 2015
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It sounds like you need to replace the thermocoupling. They are easy to replace, using a small open end wrench. You can purchase a replacement coupling at Home Depot. I suggest you bring the old one with you, since they are available in several different lengths.
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West Texas
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February 18, 2014
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keep it pressed in until the fire is lit, then turn the knob a little more counter clockwise and release it
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January 28, 2014
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I had the same problem. Hold the knob down for a few seconds then slowly turn it to the right and it should stay on.
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Washington, USA
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January 27, 2014
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I beleive I read about the same problem by another person in the reviews section of this product. But I don't remember the fix for the problem. you might start by looking there.
Good luck
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Fort Wayne, IN, USA
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January 25, 2014
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Mine does the same. You have to let the line bleed after the initial light up. Hold the knob in for a few extra seconds, then move to the desired setting. I figured this out through trial and error. Seems to help remedy the situation.
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there is no quick disconnect fitting for my propane tank is this just missing from the box

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glendora, ca
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December 25, 2013
the reg;regulator is there and a brass male end with threads but in California this wont work
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West Texas
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February 18, 2014
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the kit does not come with a quick release, so you'll have to make a separate purchase if that's what you need
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January 28, 2014
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Only in California :) There are no quick disconnects supplied with these units. Typically the male hose end that is threaded screws into the female end of the quick disconnect on the tank. All quick disconnects are designed this way because not all tanks are used on grills only.
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Washington, USA
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January 23, 2014
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There is no quick disconnect included with this heater. But it would be a nice additiion?
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Fort Wayne, IN, USA
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January 10, 2014
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Mine did not come with a quick connect
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December 30, 2013
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This is a female counter-clockwise fitting nozzle that will work with all vapor-withdrawal propane tanks.
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does it have a low oxygen shut off

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ferndale washington
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December 1, 2014
I don't see this question being asked
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Indianapolis
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January 16, 2016
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There is no documentation to suggest that it does but whenever it will not start or whenever it automatically shuts off, I open my garage door to let fresh air in and it works fine after that. I have a carbon monoxide detector in my three car insulated garage and it has never detected any high levels. I do not have a CO2 detector.
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January 16, 2016
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There is no documentation to suggest that it does but this would be the only explanation I can think of for why it shuts off for no reason or will not start for no apparent reason. When this happens, I open my garage door for a few seconds to let in fresh air and it works just fine.
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Hazel Park, Mi.
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January 20, 2015
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no it doesn't
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December 2, 2014
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Hey there,
This heater is designed to be used in indoor construction or outdoor use only. We cannot recommend using this unit indoors, as it may be unsafe for you to operate. Thank you.
- GHP Group Customer Service Team
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do i need any special adapter

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March 4, 2014
do you need any type of adapter fitting to connect this unit to a standard grill type 20lb tank? or can i just buy this and connect to my tank out of the box? thanks
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Newnan, GA
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February 13, 2015
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Yes, nothing else is needed. Keep in mind that this heater does have the older style POL connector fitting rather than the newer style ACME fitting. BUT, the newer (since 2000 or so) ACME cylinder valves have external right hand AND the old style internal left hand threads so they ARE backwards compatible with the POL coupler fittings.
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Fort Wayne, IN, USA
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March 5, 2014
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No adapter is needed.
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March 4, 2014
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No. Your propane tank can take both the external or internal screw on type hose. Look at the propane tank's brass receptacle, inside and outside - you should see threads in both areas.
The new heater you're looking at uses the internal threads.
you don't need an adapter
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Everything you need is provided with the heater to connect to a 20lb tank
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50K - 80K BTU LP Convection Heater is rated 4.2 out of 5 by 130.
Rated 5 out of 5 by from I want you to know that I'm what many would call "hard to please". I purchased this heater to pro... I want you to know that I'm what many would call "hard to please". I purchased this heater to protect my plants in the garage from an impending freeze. I was overwhelmingly impressed, not only, with the ease of assembly (less than 10 mins.) but with the amazing performance of this product. Temps rose from the high 20's to the 60-70's in no time and maintained this range on low setting. Unit is well constructed for many years of use. Well done Dyna Glo!
Date published: 2016-12-10
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Perfect for a hillbilly firepit or a tailgating heater. Perfect for a hillbilly firepit or a tailgating heater.
Date published: 2016-12-27
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great product Works great and doesn't put off a terrible smell like so many other heaters.
Date published: 2016-11-10
Rated 5 out of 5 by from It does a good job heating up my garage on the coldest days of the year. Just be sure to read the... It does a good job heating up my garage on the coldest days of the year. Just be sure to read the directions carefully. Lighting the heater requires you to hold the knob in for bit when it makes a loud click to send the ignition spark. The you can rotate the knob to a setting you desire. I keep my garage door cracked up a bit to allow some air circulation for safety.
Date published: 2016-12-27
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Worth the money I purchased this product a few weeks ago to use in my wood working shop that I have been building. I use to have a torpedo style propane heater and it worked very well. But I really like how much quieter this style is comparatively to the other. It does seem to use more propane though than the torpedo heater. It may just be because of the temperature outside, it has been in the low teens the past couple of weeks? Also the igniter doesn’t want to work as the temperatures fall closer to zero degrees. So bring some long matches? Other than that, I have no complaints, it does what it’s supposed to do.
Date published: 2013-12-13
Rated 5 out of 5 by from I just purchased this heater and I am very pleased with it , I have a single car garage and it ... I just purchased this heater and I am very pleased with it , I have a single car garage and it heated it up in no time , so that is comfortable to work , we just got our first snow storm and outside was 30" and inside was 60" in 30 minutes , I also purchased a Cub Cadet snow blower waiting for delivery tomorrow can't wait to Review that .
Date published: 2016-12-11
Rated 2 out of 5 by from This heater is not at all what I was looking for. Video on The Home Depot web site states safe fo... This heater is not at all what I was looking for. Video on The Home Depot web site states safe for indoor use, not accurate. It's only safe in a construction environment with calculated ventilation. Also heater does not have a typical burner, more like an open flame contained with in the unit.
Date published: 2017-01-17
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great for my Garage I have a garage that we did not insulate when we built. It's is just a couple feet larger than a standard 2 car garage with a second floor. This heater more than makes it toasty. I don't find it overly loud. Set up was efficient and simple. For the price a good product.
Date published: 2016-12-28
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