# How to deal with the hight heat of propane

propane-cooktoptemperature

I have only cooked with natural gas in the past and now have a propane stove.

I find that it burns very hot and it is difficult to control the heat.

I have it turned down to the minimum, almost flickering out, and have stacked a second trestle iron below the pan and it is still difficult to manage the heat.

What can I do?

The cooktop looks similar, but not exactly like this:

google: gas stove heat diffuser for options in your region. In the US I can get them for about \$5-10