SailNet Community - View Single Post - Myth of Condensation in Fuel Tanks
View Single Post
post #7 of Old 06-22-2008
SailKing1
Senior Member
 
SailKing1's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2002
Location: VIrginia Beach
Posts: 771
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Rep Power: 14
 
As for having water in fuel when you buy it, you are correct. Back in the late 80s I worked for an auto dealership service dept. We did a test of exon, mobile, shell and 7-11 gas. Filled a shot glass with fuel from each (no we did not drink it) and poured it out on the concrete and set on fire. The idea or bet i should say was to see which would leave the largest wet spot when finished burning. Supposidly this was from water in the fuel.
SailKing1 is offline  
Quote Share with Facebook
 
 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome