The young man took via his TikTok handle, @kingsolya revealed that a filled 2kg cylinder of gas would power the generator for 12 hours.
Due to the high cost of petrol, which exceeds N500 per litre, many individuals have opted to modify their generators to run on gas, which is more affordable than fuel. This is made possible with a device that makes the fuel combustion mechanism of the engine of the generation to be powered by cooking gas.
Like cooking, the gas goes through a hose directly to the generator’s carburetor. Although the generator’s power source had been changed, it maintained its fuel tank for aesthetics.
Many people who watched the man’s TikTok video had mixed reactions to the innovation. Some people believed it could be dangerous having it at home.
Watch the video below:
Some reactions are shown below:
official_rex22 said, “You Dey ask if it’s safe don’t you use student gas, instead of asking how you fit convert your own 😂😂😂😂”
johnprince_osita said, “Nigerians can survive anything 😂 anywhere you travel to in this world and you don’t find a Nigerian my brother and sister run from that place because nothing good can ever come out of there.”
tsodine_group said, “In as much as this is dangerous , I still see it as an innovation . scientist can work on this , and make it less risky”.
charityegwusamuel said: “They should stop casting the update before cooking gas will now go higher too😂”.
i_stan_cedis said, “You leave Igbo go dey smoke cocaine? 😂😂😂
How much 1kg of gas and 1ltr of fuel again?”