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Dyna-Glo

Model # RMC-LPC80DG

Internet # 202895381

Store SKU # 549495

50K - 80K BTU LP Convection Heater

$99.00 /each

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Product Overview

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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Specifications

Dimensions

Product Depth (in.) 
15.91 
Product Height (in.) 
18.50 
Product Width (in.) 
15.91 

Details

Area Heated (Sq. Ft.) 
2000 
Color 
Silver 
Color Family 
Metallics 
Fuel rate (gallons/hour) 
Fuel tank capacity (gallons) 
Heat rating (BTU/hour) 
80000 
Heater Type 
Other 
Heating Product Type 
Gas Portable Heater 
Heating Technology Type 
Convection 
Ignition Type 
Piezo 
Indoor/Outdoor 
Indoor/Outdoor 
Material 
Steel 
Portable Heater Features 
Automatic Shutoff,Nonslip Base 
Power/Fuel Type 
Propane 
Product Weight (lb.) 
11.01 lb 
Returnable 
45-Day 
Run time (hours) 
11 

Warranty / Certifications

Certifications and Listings 
ANSI Certified,CSA Listed 
Manufacturer Warranty 
Limited one year 

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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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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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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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Customer Reviews

Rated 4.2 out of 5 by 115 reviewers.
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Great Propane Heater! Powerful, Portable and Safe & Easy to use I've purchased quite a few electric heaters over the years to warm our 20x20 garage in the winter. I was always disappointed in the output and all of them seemed to quit working prematurely. I needed a heater that was 1. Powerful - that would quickly heat my space 2. Portable - to use in emergencies or while outdoors 3. Mechanical - simple moving parts that won't break 4. Efficient - use a relatively cheap fuel source. 5. Safe & Easy. The Dyna-Glow 80,000 BTU Portable Convection Tower Propane Heater RMC-LPC80DG exceeded my expectations and can heat up my garage in a matter of minutes allowing me to either shut it off of turn it all the way down and conserve fuel. I would caution that when turning the starter and igniting the pilot the for the first time it may startle you, but no need to worry as the flames stay tucked inside the canister. Also, be sure and hold the starter knob down while igniting the pilot for a 1-2 seconds even after it lights to ensure it is fully lit. I've done a lot of research and believe that for the price this heater is an exceptional value compared to the plug and heat models. January 5, 2016
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Great for a two car garage! I purchased this heater to heat my uninsulated garage. The garage is around 600sf with 2 uninsulated garage doors and no insulation in the walls. This heater warmed it up from 28 degrees to 80 degrees in 8 minutes on the highest setting. After reaching 80 degrees i adjusted the selector to the lowest setting and it held the temp at 80. I only wish the hose was a little longer so it could be connected to a 100 lb tank and have enough hose to get under the garage door and get the heater far enough from the inside of the garage door. The supplied hose measures 10 feet. A 15 to 20 ft hose would be nice. Overall i would highly recommend this heater. January 22, 2016
Rated 3.0 out of 5.0 by Heat and dump If you need temporary heat for short periods at a time, buy this,it will get the job done. If you are like me and need this for a contacting job, be prepared to return the product when the thermostat breaks down. This heater will keep you warm at full blast/daily use for about 2/3 months and then it will die and you can not get replacement parts, I'm on my second one this season. I gave it 3 stars because it works, just no long life! But spend extra $$ if you want something for commercial use! March 22, 2016
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Awesome! Started this little puppy up when it was 9 degrees out and within an hour, it was 72 in my garage. It is insulated but no drywall or roof insulation. Also garage doors aren't sealed. If you need heat quick, this is where it's at. A little propane thirsty but that's expected. I just run it at the lowest setting. March 22, 2016
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Great way to unfreeze pipes Worked great un freezing heating pipes ,kept temperature well up in the 80s March 22, 2016
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Love this heater for our patio Only problem we have is that we can't get the flame to lower when on low. How can I get this to really be on low? Is there another regulator to lower the flame and heat? March 6, 2016
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Perfect for the work shop. Easy assembly and efficient. My shop measures 30 x 30 with a 16 foot peak. In an hour it heated the area from 28 degrees to 48 which was warm enough for me do work in. Adequate ventilation is required and I strongly recommend a CO monitor to be installed in any area where this heater is to be used. February 23, 2016
Rated 4.0 out of 5.0 by Example: Best Purchase Ever... Works great.... I love it and does the job I expected it to do. I would not trade it in on another product. February 23, 2016
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