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Petrol Tank

sp250boy
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Petrol Tank

Post by sp250boy » Sun Nov 18, 2018 4:05 pm

Trying to fit the fuel pipe union to the fuel tank.

Is there a pacer between the union and the fuel tank, as the the longest copper pipes bottoms on the bottom of the tank?

This is the union that is secured to the tank and provides the fuel to the carbs..

I guess that I must be missing a pacer!!!

Thanks in advance
It is a Lanchester

sp250boy
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Re: Petrol Tank

Post by sp250boy » Sun Nov 18, 2018 4:06 pm

Sorry its a 1939 La11
It is a Lanchester

JT7196
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Re: Petrol Tank

Post by JT7196 » Tue Nov 20, 2018 2:47 pm

Hi Mike Iโ€™ll try a take a look tomorrow.

Cheers Al :D

sp250boy
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Re: Petrol Tank

Post by sp250boy » Tue Nov 20, 2018 3:22 pm

Thanks Jim
It is a Lanchester

JT7196
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Re: Petrol Tank

Post by JT7196 » Wed Nov 21, 2018 11:28 pm

Sorry, got a bit โ€œ Pre-occupiedโ€ removing the engine from my Lanchester , more on this later !!!
Ho-Hum๐Ÿ˜’๐Ÿ˜’๐Ÿ˜’๐Ÿ˜’โ˜น๏ธโ˜น๏ธโ˜น๏ธโ˜น๏ธ

Cheers Al

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Re: Petrol Tank

Post by sp250boy » Sun Dec 02, 2018 2:11 pm

Hi Al,
have you look at the fuel tank?
It is a Lanchester

JT7196
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Re: Petrol Tank

Post by JT7196 » Sun Dec 02, 2018 10:25 pm

Oโ€™h my goodness !! I will take a look tomorrow :o

Cheers Al

sp250boy
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Re: Petrol Tank

Post by sp250boy » Thu Dec 06, 2018 3:44 pm

Hi Al
:roll: :roll:
It is a Lanchester

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Re: Petrol Tank

Post by JT7196 » Thu Dec 06, 2018 7:38 pm

Sorry mate, Spend spent most of yesterday in Day Theatre , away tomorro
( Shopping with Err indoors!! ๐Ÿ™๐Ÿ™) but I will take a l@@k an Saturday โ€œ Promiseโ€ ๐Ÿ˜€๐Ÿ˜€

Cheers Al

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Re: Petrol Tank

Post by JT7196 » Sat Dec 08, 2018 4:06 pm

Hi Mike, managed to take a photo, after removing Rear Seat and about half a ton of gear ! It certainly does not look as if there is or indeed ever was as Spacer under the Pick Up unit, so I can only think that someone has extended the pick up pipe, of course you will have checked to ensure the bottom of the Tank has not been deformed ??? Yes of course you have ! ! ๐Ÿ˜‚๐Ÿ˜‚๐Ÿ˜‚๐Ÿ˜‚๐Ÿ˜‚๐Ÿ˜‚
Here's as best I can do for a piccy of the Unit in question.
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Cheers Al ๐Ÿ˜€๐Ÿ˜€๐Ÿ˜€
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