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Gas tank Locker for cockpit

I have been contact with a guy who can make a fiberglass gas tank locker that will fit into the cockpit of my J 29. It get the gas tank off the cockpit floor. The mold is going to cost about $500.00 to make and then each locker will cost about $100.00. If I could get more interested then the price of the mold could get divided and the cost would come down. PM me with your email and I can send a picture.

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You might mention how the locker is vented and drained. People get real concerned about gas storage.
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Also, what size tank are you talking about?
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Tank locker is pretty much a 3 sided box that the tank slides into so no need for a vent or a drain. I have tried loading a picture of it but have not been successful. I am thinking about a 6 gal gas tank bought at all West Marine stores. I can email the picture to someone if they are able to post it for me. The picture will make it all clear.

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