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Inverted oil valve and Tee

TommyJ

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I've got an inverted oil valve and Christen breather Tee up on eBay.

I don't know if the valve is Christen or not, not marked.

It has 3/8 NPT ports unlike the 802 Christen valve. I've seen a valve just like this on a Pitts S-1 so I know it must work fine for a 4-cylinder.

http://cgi.ebay.com/ebaymotors/ws/e...em=120634832802&ssPageName=STRK:MESELX:IT

I've cleaned it and replaced the O-rings, seems to be in good shape.

Thanks!



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Skybolt540

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Thought you might be interested; the latest inverted oil setup people are using eliminates the T fitting and gives faster oil pickup when you invert.
The engine breather hose goes straight to the top of the separator cannister. The hose that used to connect to the bottom of the T now goes to a fitting which picks up the oil off the vacuum pump pad.
 

TommyJ

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Yes, I'm aware of that, and in fact that's how I have mine set up. Both the B&C and Raven units are very good.



 

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