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Ferry Tank

Gonzo

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MFG by Acro Dynamics, this 21 gal alum ferry tank straps into the front seat
of most tandem aircraft. It has vent tubes and stainless fuel line that is plumbed into a small electric fuel pump to refill the main fuel tank. This was approved for my new S2A I just bought. I am not doing contests or airshows any longer so I have no need for it. It cost $2200.00 new, sell for $1000.

Gonzo 570-739-2823 call I will e-mail picture
 

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I was thinking about building one of those someday. Would you mind posting a few pictures when you have it out?
 

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The front seat tanks used in the Pitts in the 80's did not have a pump. They were plumbed to the fuel valve and fed direct to engine. If the cap not a sealed type make sure the vent is not pressurized, if not you will have fuel all over you on takeoff as the vent pressurizes.
 

MartinG

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Hi am looking for a ferry tank too. Flying a Christen Eagle. Did You sell it ?
 

Aerobaticorsu

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Hello Gonzo,

I am back to you about the ferry tank.
Did you have time to get a pic of the tank?
Looking for a ferry tank, I have looked everywhere and do not hide you that Turtlepac makes a tank with and electric pump to feed the main one for 1216usd new and shipped.
May I ask a lower price?
 

MartinG

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Hi Aerobaticorsu,
how many gallons it the turtleepack you are looking at ?
The on I looked at was 25 gal and >2500$
 

Aerobaticorsu

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Australian dollar...that means 1585usd
Need to remove front stick for info
 

Yankandbank

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So does anyone have any information on the Pitts front seat tank that fed directly into the line?

Mine is plumbed for it, came with a 23 gallon tank but no one seems to know how it works or any paperwork work.
 

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