How long will a 20 lb propane tank run a generator?
5000 watt of energy can be generated using 5 horse power at 50% load. 50,000 btu per hour is the amount of 5hp x 10,000 btu. The engine consuming 50,000 btu per hour would run for about 8.8 hours using a 20# cylinder.
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