SailNet Community - View Single Post - Fuel Additives for Ethanol
View Single Post
Old 06-29-2012
silverbeard silverbeard is offline
Junior Member
Join Date: Apr 2011
Location: Wisconsin
Posts: 10
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Rep Power: 0
silverbeard is on a distinguished road
Re: Fuel Additives for Ethanol

Originally Posted by PaulfromNWOnt View Post
The only problem that I've encountered is that some MORON decided it was a good idea to make FOOD into FUEL.

Apart from that, plus the fact that it's un-stable and eats away at rubber fuel lines, and gums up your carb I've encountered no difficulties after adding Sea-Foam to the tank. If the seals and hoses on your engine aren't ethanol tolerant, then you may want to consider replacing them.

HTH, sorry for the rant.
Just curious , when was the last time you sat down to a meal of #2 yellow corn? Here in North America, that is the main feedstock for making ethanol. Ethanol is made from the starch in corn, leaving all the protein and minerals for food.
Reply With Quote Share with Facebook