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Scale 50% Dalotel 165

Discussion in 'Giant / Scale Scratch and Kit Build Threads' started by Forgues-Research, Aug 16, 2014.

   
  1. Forgues-Research

    Forgues-Research 100cc

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    a question for you guys, Tygon has always been the fuel line of choice for gasoline but it does tend to harden inside the fuel tank any suggestions for an alternate fuel line or how to prevent it hardening?
     
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    Buddy5303 70cc twin V2

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    I use vinton type b inside the tank. It has been a while since I used any as I started using fortitude tanks in all my planes. Type A vinton is a lot stiffer and will not work for a clunk line so make sure you use type B.


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    Thank you I will most deffinately look for it, where can you get this normally
     
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    OK found the Viton and ordered from Ebay Thanks for the info
     
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    Buddy5303 70cc twin V2

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    Some Hobby shops have it. But it is always ordered from eBay myself.


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    McMaster Carr also carries Viton
     
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    Dam forgot about them , thanks
     
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    fuel tanks and nipples all done including clunk, the fuel line here is only to test waiting for the viton
     

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    Is that silicon tubing? I thought that gas and silicon don't mix?!
     
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    Your right it is and yes they don't mix I was only using it to test for leaks etc, will not use this for gasoline
     
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