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Homemade Diesel Injector Pop Tester


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cornblatt on peachparts.com
DESCRIPTION:
Homemade diesel injector pop tester intended as an aid to determination of adequate injector spray pressure. Bottle jack and grease gun-type designs, gauge sizing, and fittings are detailed.
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Apr 12, 2018 11:27 PM
Jerry4Truth
Nice and easy to follow
Mar 04, 2017 4:31 PM
Anonymous
what a great idea using a hydraulic bottle jack, but i would highly discourage anyone who makes a tool like this to not use diesel fuel. a bottle jack can develop pressures up to 10,000 psi very quickly. i recommend using a 50/50 glycerin/water based fluid. pressures 500psi and above can cause diesel or any combustible liquid to explode or ignite. if you must use it try adding a relief valve circuit back into the reservoir. just a thought....
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DIY Diesel Injector Pop Tester - comment on how to build a Diesel Injector Pop Tester - 2 comments
Jerry4Truth says:
Apr 12, 2018 11:27 PM
Nice and easy to follow

Anonymous says:
Mar 04, 2017 4:31 PM
what a great idea using a hydraulic bottle jack, but i would highly discourage anyone who makes a tool like this to not use diesel fuel. a bottle jack can develop pressures up to 10,000 psi very quickly. i recommend using a 50/50 glycerin/water based fluid. pressures 500psi and above can cause diesel or any combustible liquid to explode or ignite. if you must use it try adding a relief valve circuit back into the reservoir. just a thought....

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