Fuel System

Wing Tanks
Fuel Lines

Useful Links
Rubber Grommets
https://www.grainger.com/product/GRAINGER-APPROVED-Grommet-3MRK9 = 1/2" ID, 1/4 Groove















Wing Tanks
  • 15 Gallon (standard 12 Gallon come with the kit)
    • Left Tank Vented
    • Right Tank has no vent at this time.
    • Standard vented caps
    • Single sump drain per tank
    • Single fuel outlet per tank positioned on the inboard, aft corner of tank
    • Tank un-porting (fuel low stopped) likely in steep descents or uncoordinated turns with tanks low on fuel
  • Access Panel
    • http://www.mrrace.com/products/
Header Tank - recommended for most fuel injected engines do to the large volume of supply and return fuel that needs to have air removed quickly.
Skytek 
  • http://www.rotax-owner.com/en/all-videos/builder/425-750-4
  • http://www.skytekaircraft.ca/uploads/1/2/8/1/12817993/tested__ya.pdf
  • http://www.skytekaircraft.ca/zenith-parts.html
  • http://www.rotax-owner.com/en/videos-topmenu/builder/405-bs-750-1
  • http://www.rotax-owner.com/en/videos-topmenu/builder/415-bs-750-2
  • http://www.rotax-owner.com/en/videos-topmenu/builder/415-bs-750-3
Viking
  • http://www.shop.vikingaircraftengines.com/Universal-Fuel-system-pumps.htm
Fuel Lines
  • Minimum of 3/8 fuel line recommended
  • Ridgid 41162 377 Flare Tool
  • 1/2 inch fuel line can be used to help ensure maximum fuel flow to engine and or header tank.
    • Received 1/2" 3003-O fuel line and AN fittings from Aircraft Spruce - 12/20/2016
  • Wing Tank lines
  • Return Lines
Fuel Selector Valve
Fuel Shut-Off Valves
Fuel Pumps
Fuel Filters
Fuel Sump
Fuel Sump Drains
Fuel Venting
Fuel Senders
  • https://www.spiyda.com/magento/index.php/miniature-low-fuel-warning-light-module.html
  • http://www.aircraftextras.com/FuelSensor1.htm
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