Camping gaz

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  1. oldun

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    I would like to take a spare 907 with me. I have a modern campervan with the bulkhead type gas regulator.

    Can I get a pigtail for the 907 or do I need to get a pigtail suitable for a Calor cylinder plus a Camping Gaz to Calor gas adapter?
     
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    I'd like to know too
     
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    The Campingaz adaptor is different to the Calor one.
     
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    So, if I read this correctly if I have the right connectors ( including pigtail) I can run camping gaz through the bulkhead regulator.
    I'm only asking as I want back up for the calor gas bottles I have when travelling abroad. I have a couple of 907 cylinders from my tenting days.
     
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    Yes.
    A Calor butane pigtail with the adapter Barclaybasher showed would do the trick. It's what I have with my Gaslow system (just in case it runs out).
     
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    Thanks to you all. I now have a clearer idea.
     
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    I used a 907 as a backup many years ago, using an adaptor that 'converted' it to a calor fitting. Trouble is that they don't last long and it's a very expensive way to buy gas.
     
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    Agreed!

    But, it is a bit like being too low on diesel - as we were once on a Sunday in France - the cost becomes almost immaterial, and you'd pay almost anything for some fuel to avoid running out.
     
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    Price of gas is always relative............ always cheaper in France and Spain anyway............

    Last year I 'torched on' a 50 metre roof with 2 x 907 bottles - 40 euros.............cheap!(y)

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