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Fiberglass B44 Oil Tank #734314
05/06/18 6:25 pm
05/06/18 6:25 pm
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I have 2 BSA 44 fiberglass oil tanks. One has a 5/15-26 threaded hole next to the oil line banjo at the bottom of the tank and the other doesn't. What is the 5/16 threaded hole for. It is a through hole to the inside. TIA. W

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Re: Fiberglass B44 Oil Tank [Re: 79T140E] #734319
05/06/18 6:50 pm
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Drain plug.

Re: Fiberglass B44 Oil Tank [Re: 79T140E] #734325
05/06/18 8:06 pm
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Thank you. I will get a drain plug and washer.

Re: Fiberglass B44 Oil Tank [Re: 79T140E] #734354
05/07/18 4:19 am
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do NOT put pump gas in those tanks if they haven't been treated. especially not fuel that has alcohol in it. they will dissolve

Re: Fiberglass B44 Oil Tank [Re: Mitch] #734454
05/08/18 3:00 am
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It's an oil tank that I posted about but a good point for a fiberglass gas tank.

Re: Fiberglass B44 Oil Tank [Re: Mitch] #734455
05/08/18 3:01 am
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It's an oil tank that I posted about but a good point for a fiberglass gas tank.


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