Fuel storage and transportation

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Re: Fuel storage and transportation

Postby BucF16 » Fri Jan 05, 2018 9:53 am

Outstanding! Ben, there is no moss growing around you. :mrgreen:
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Re: Fuel storage and transportation

Postby SuperFly » Fri Jan 05, 2018 7:10 pm

No kidding Bruce, Its way too damn cold for moss!! ;)

-6 F right now, and dropping fast as the sun is settling below the horizon.
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Re: Fuel storage and transportation

Postby AV8R Paul » Tue Jan 16, 2018 10:26 am

kenryan wrote:You can run up to 10% ethanol in your Rotax, no problem--provided your airframe (tanks, hoses, fittings, etc.) can tolerate it. See SI 912-016R10

http://www.flyrotax.com/services/technical-documentation.html


If you have fiberglass tanks, I wouldn’t recommend using fuel any ethanol. The tanks in my old plane we suppose to be Alcohol resistant. Three tanks of 10% ethanol and thousands of dollars to repair the damage.
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