WTB 1st gen blue gas tank
zv30 at sbcglobal.net
Wed May 6 13:29:46 PDT 2009
for race bike you can even close that hole/pipe on both sides.
cap does not seal around outer edge so vent will still work.
only when you spill gas in that space you would need to soak it out.
Twin Works Factory
----- Original Message -----
From: "Wendell Crain" <wendell_crain at hotmail.com>
To: <sv650 at micapeak.com>
Sent: Wednesday, May 06, 2009 1:25 PM
Subject: RE: WTB 1st gen blue gas tank
Perfect. I will have to give that a go. I was going to try to JB Weld it,
but this would be better.
> From: zv30 at sbcglobal.net
> To: sv650 at micapeak.com
> Subject: Re: WTB 1st gen blue gas tank
> Date: Wed, 6 May 2009 13:12:29 -0700
> 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.
> Zoran Vujasinovic
> Twin Works Factory
> ----- 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
> 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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