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Re: Two questions about new fuel tank install
Thanks KMC. I think not painting the tank seems to be the general consensus and how I'll go too.
As for the anti-siphon, I've heard but cannot confirm that it's a requirement only for gasoline, and that many diesel systems do not use one. Also that the benefits are outweighed by the drawbacks (potential point of clogging, failure, makes the fuel pump work harder, etc). However, my experience in this is from reading and I could be completely wrong. And I see your point too.
Anyone have info on ABYC and/or Coast Guard requirements on this?
1984 Sabre 34 Mk I