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#702240 - Wed Jan 10 2018 01:08 PM LITTLE KNOWN FACTS ABOUT GASOLINE!
hawkike Offline
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Registered: Sat Dec 09 2006
Loc: citrus heights ca.95610
This information was taken from a "SHELL NEWS" magazine dated 1942.

One gallon of gasoline will drive your car--18 miles
An equivalent amount of TNT----------------- 6 miles.
An " " amount of natural glycerine 3 miles.
An " " amount of dynamite-------------2 1/2 miles.
An " " amount of black powder---------1.7 miles.
Bottom line,respect gasoline.Most people have no idea what the power of a gallon of gasoline is capable of let alone 9000 gallons of the typical CA.tanker load. shocked


Edited by hawkike (Wed Jan 10 2018 01:09 PM)

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#702267 - Thu Jan 11 2018 06:32 AM Re: LITTLE KNOWN FACTS ABOUT GASOLINE! [Re: hawkike]
RandyM Online   content
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Registered: Thu Dec 13 2012
Loc: Wisconsin (South Central)
Interesting marketing angle.
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