Can you use kerosene or diesel fuel if you run out of #2 fuel oil?

Answer On One Hand: You Can Use Kerosene or Diesel in Your FurnaceBoth kerosene and diesel fuel can be used in a household furnace. Kerosene is less viscous than #2 heating fuel and therefore flows well i... Read More »

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Is kerosene the same as diesel fuel?

Although kerosene and diesel fuel are related, they are not the same. Kerosene and diesel fuel possess different hydrocarbon chain lengths, different octane ratings and different sulfur levels as a... Read More »

How much oil do you add to kerosene to make diesel fuel?

There aren't set ratios for biodiesel. One part kerosene to four parts vegetable oil is a relatively reliable mix, but a 1:9 ratio may work if the ambient temperature is high enough. You might need... Read More »

Can diesel be used in a kerosene heater?

Diesel cannot be used in a kerosene heater, which is designed to burn pure kerosene efficiently and without fumes after start-up. Diesel is less pure and can cause deposits to form on the kerosene ... Read More »

Can i run kerosene in a diesel generator?

On One Hand: Kerosene Will Run in a Diesel GeneratorOil is refined into many different products, ranging from gasoline and solvents to fuel oils, such as home heating oil, diesel and kerosene. Numb... Read More »