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Topic # 105674 7-Jul-2012 13:41 Send private message

Hi there.

I bought this blowtorch a few months back and as of yet I havent used it. Just checked the website and says I need Butane Gas. Where can I get that in NZ? Im guessing its a pretty common gas? Im thinking Petrol station or Supermarket may have it?

Cheers for the help.

http://www.stellarcookware.co.uk/Ranges/Stellar-Kitchen/Cooks-Blow-Torch.html

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  Reply # 652246 7-Jul-2012 13:46 Send private message

canisters can be got at mitre 10, unsure from photo but it looks refillable so presume a tobaconist or some such that sells refillable lighters and gas

good luck

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  Reply # 652321 7-Jul-2012 18:50 Send private message

Any hardware or kitchenware store can help you out with that. Most of the canisters come with a range of nozzles built into the lid so you can fit one that fits your torch.

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  Reply # 652325 7-Jul-2012 19:30 Send private message

if you happen to be in gold coast the direct factory outlet area has a knife shop that sells it ... for a few dollars a pop

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  Reply # 652326 7-Jul-2012 19:32 Send private message


gzt

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  Reply # 652343 7-Jul-2012 20:34 Send private message

camping and fishing outdoor shops also.

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  Reply # 652359 7-Jul-2012 20:59 Send private message

unfortunately the can for the device is about the size of 3/4 of an ice popcicle ... if i can remember it's 15 bucks aussie fronm that shop ... try shopbot.com.au

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  Reply # 652360 7-Jul-2012 21:02 Send private message

from shopbot the only one is this http://www.voltelectronics.com.au/refillable-gas-cartridge-to-suit-t-2652-pk-2-1.html

does not state size though

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  Reply # 652363 7-Jul-2012 21:05 Send private message

not sure if any of these will fit

http://www.trademe.co.nz/Browse/SearchResults.aspx?searchType=all&searchString=gas+cartridge&type=Search&generalSearch_keypresses=19&generalSearch_suggested=13

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  Reply # 652364 7-Jul-2012 21:05 Send private message

i can tell you watch masterchef AU



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  Reply # 652382 7-Jul-2012 21:49 Send private message

Cheers everybody for the help.

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