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Offline Mike Callas

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Diesel Fuel line
« on: September 27, 2017, 03:27:22 PM »
Guys,
Where can I get some fuel line for a 2.5 diesel? It needs to be soft/flexible for the shut off.

Thanks
Mike


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Re: Diesel Fuel line
« Reply #1 on: September 27, 2017, 06:20:47 PM »
Texas Timer says his fuel line will work with diesel. See:http://www.texastimers.com
Go to fuel line.

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Re: Diesel Fuel line
« Reply #2 on: September 27, 2017, 06:26:17 PM »
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Re: Diesel Fuel line
« Reply #3 on: September 27, 2017, 07:36:33 PM »
If you just needed fuel line I would say call up the local lawn mower and chainsaw service place and ask what sizes they stock.  But tygon isn't very soft, and the off brands are stiffer. 

Phil

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Re: Diesel Fuel line
« Reply #4 on: September 27, 2017, 08:39:59 PM »
That's the problem.  The usual soft tubing melts with diesel fuel.  Hence the problem with pinching shutoffs.
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Re: Diesel Fuel line
« Reply #5 on: September 27, 2017, 11:00:46 PM »
Thanks folks. I ordered some small line from Texas Timers.

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Re: Diesel Fuel line
« Reply #6 on: September 28, 2017, 06:43:31 PM »
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Re: Diesel Fuel line
« Reply #7 on: October 01, 2017, 04:55:35 PM »
I use this and change it after a day of racing. It works and is perfect for shut off's

https://www.mcmaster.com/#catalog/123/127/=19mmlc5


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