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One day I noticed that the humble Propane or LPG gas bottle is pretty much an exact large-scale version of a Lego Mini-fig head. So I decided to cheer up my BBQ bottle with a little Lego lovin'.
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Step 1: Paint your Gas Bottle

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Starting with a basic LPG/Propane gas bottle, give it a wipe with turpentine to remove any grease and dirt, and then spray it with yellow paint. 

Step 2: Paint The Face

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Wait for the yellow to dry thoroughly and then paint your face onto the bottle.  I used enamel hobby paints and painted the face freehand, but you could use a stencil and spray paint.

Step 3: Reinstall the Gas Bottle

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Wait for the paint to dry and then reinstall the bottle back onto the BBQ. Then sit back and enjoy how much cheerier it makes any barbecue area.

I hope you've enjoyed this Instructable.
brugwine3 years ago
that's way awesome , but don't you turn the tanks back in to get a new one ?
lbrett brugwine3 years ago
It's still way cheaper to refill them at a local farm store or propane shop. WAY cheaper!
wizcling683 years ago
Way cool!!!! I bet it's a hit with the kids.
ksaharia3 years ago
Simply fantastic.
PACW3 years ago
This makes me happy. Thank you.
fazgard3 years ago
Seriously, that's very cool.
monsterlego3 years ago
That's awesome!! :D