Free 173 Best Homemade Tools eBook:  
Get 500+ homemade tool plans, tool build guides, ebooks, and much more.

User Tag List

Results 1 to 1 of 1

Thread: Gas tank for minibike

  1. #1
    Supporting Member rendoman's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2015
    Thanked 455 Times in 220 Posts
    1 Post(s)
    0 Thread(s)

    rendoman's Tools

    Gas tank for minibike

    Hi all!
    I broke the old plastic fuel tank of my 70cc minibike with the pressure of the finger
    I needed to build something good in aluminum or stainless. Aluminum was without doubts the best choice for a racing bike, but plates and flux are expensive and not easy to find in my area. I found from scrap a stainless extinguisher (or tank?) not so damaged, good looking, with good thickness, enough for stick weld.
    I cut with grinder, I'm ready to weld with 308L sticks. I need to do with lathe the base for faucet, the plug, and the breather port.
    I'm thinking about leaving the cap in original position, since the refueling is not a trouble due to low weight

    Gas tank for minibike-dsc03226_1600x1200.jpg Gas tank for minibike-cintura-5-_1600x1200.jpg Gas tank for minibike-cintura-6-_1600x1200.jpg

    Gas tank for minibike-cintura-8-_1600x1200.jpg Gas tank for minibike-dsc03235_1600x1200.jpg Gas tank for minibike-dsc03236_1600x1200.jpg

    Gas tank for minibike-dsc03237_1600x1200.jpg
    45 Best Harbor Freight Tool Modifications

    Post your reply!
    Join 42,532 of us and get 500+ tool plans, tool eBooks, build guides, and much more.

    eBooks for Supporters

  2. The Following 2 Users Say Thank You to rendoman For This Useful Post:

    blkadder (12-15-2017), Seedtick (12-14-2017)

Thread Information

Users Browsing this Thread

There are currently 1 users browsing this thread. (0 members and 1 guests)


Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts