WTB 1st gen blue gas tank

Chris Burgess chris at chrisburgess.com
Wed May 6 13:17:45 PDT 2009


I'm always afraid the inside of the tank would rust when you do that.  Since
you guys do that I presume its fine.

On Wed, May 6, 2009 at 1:14 PM, Ernest Montague <afm199 at earthlink.net>wrote:

> I wash em with soapy water, let dry and they are fine.  Hot water
>
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> On May 6, 2009, at 1:12 PM, zoran wrote:
>
> I use tig but mig would work, it is steel.
>> you do have to wash tank before welding. I use soap and pressure washer to
>> make sure there are no fumes in there.
>> if not in rush I keep tank empty and wented for months and than wash it.
>>
>>
>> Thanks
>>
>> Zoran Vujasinovic
>> Twin Works Factory
>> 775-786-4881
>> www.twfracing.com
>>
>> ----- Original Message ----- From: "Wendell Crain" <
>> wendell_crain at hotmail.com>
>> To: <sv650 at micapeak.com>
>> Sent: Wednesday, May 06, 2009 1:09 PM
>> Subject: RE: WTB 1st gen blue gas tank
>>
>>
>>
>> Zoran,
>>
>> What do you use to weld it? Would a mig work if on a light setting? I have
>> one from last fall that broke and have not fixed yet.
>>
>>
>> From: zv30 at sbcglobal.net
>>> To: sv650 at micapeak.com
>>> Subject: Re: WTB 1st gen blue gas tank
>>> Date: Wed, 6 May 2009 13:02:34 -0700
>>>
>>> yes, weld it. I did it on every tank I have.
>>> send me tank and I will do it.
>>> it is not your cap, it is that tube. I am pretty sure there is nothing
>>> wrong
>>> with your cap. water just passes around outer lip of cap under it and
>>> than
>>> through tube hole in tank.
>>> also gas comes out through that hole and you can probably smell it.
>>>
>>>
>>> Thanks
>>>
>>> Zoran Vujasinovic
>>> Twin Works Factory
>>> 775-786-4881
>>> www.twfracing.com
>>>
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