WTB 1st gen blue gas tank

Ernest Montague afm199 at earthlink.net
Wed May 6 13:23:27 PDT 2009


the inside is already rusted :)


On May 6, 2009, at 1:17 PM, Chris Burgess wrote:

> 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
>>
>>
>>
>> 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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