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Date: 02/09/14 09:54 AM

5 Responses to Methane Gas Cylinder + Car + Explosion [Pic]

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    ElectricEye Male 50-59
    2729 posts
    February 9, 2014 at 9:44 am
    Link: Methane Gas Cylinder + Car + Explosion - Cause of the explosion is unknown and no one was hurt. I wouldn`t consider a car a good storage area for a gas cylinder.
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    Ilikelogic Male 40-49
    550 posts
    February 9, 2014 at 11:12 am
    Here in Europe, we have cars running
    * on liquified gas (LPG = propane/butane) for more than thirty years (mainly in the Netherlands)
    * on compressed natural gas (CNG = compressed methane) for the last ten years (mostly buses and some cars, mainly tests)

    Picture shows no signs of burning, only (sic) physical burst
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    fancythat Male 30-39
    1950 posts
    February 9, 2014 at 11:59 am
    Perhaps a gas trapezoid or octagonal ellipsoid, but definitely not a cylinder.
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    Sleepyhallow Male 50-59
    1983 posts
    February 9, 2014 at 10:31 pm
    Obviously exceeded the manufacturer`s suggested maximum pressure on his LPG tank.
    That, and left a candle burning on his dash.
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    chalket Male 50-59
    2712 posts
    February 10, 2014 at 7:53 pm
    This`ll be a common sight when hydrogen cars are mass produced.

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