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Old 01-30-2012, 08:36 PM   #1
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Question overflow tank line leaking

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I noticed that when I pull high G's on my jets I have fuel dripping from my overflow tank line. This leaves a messy residue. Does anone have a good solution besides not pulling high G's?
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Re: overflow tank line leaking

TrY looping the hose inside so it has to go around in a circle before it exits. Also make sure your exit pipe is into the wind not rear facing or it may siphon it.
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Old 01-30-2012, 10:28 PM   #3
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Re: overflow tank line leaking

Kev-o is correct. If the line is flush with the fueselage, it will syphon out. You need to point the overflow forward to use air to pressurize it. If you have a piece of brass as your overflow, cut the end on an angle so the open end faces forward.
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