Completed Another Gas Gauge

Mon Jun 10, 2013 9:03 am

Completed another Cub gas gauge this weekend to go my '47:

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Now have one on my '48 and my '47. :)

Re: Completed Another Gas Gauge

Mon Jun 10, 2013 9:46 am

Now that is too cool. Where'd you get the parts (gauge itself, float, etc) to make it?

Al

Re: Completed Another Gas Gauge

Mon Jun 10, 2013 10:36 am

Made it from a 1-1/4" plumbing drain slip joint, cork and the metal stiffeners in an old wiper blade. Oh, and paint. :mrgreen:

Had started a "How To" this morning, but it got way too long and involved.

Re: Completed Another Gas Gauge

Mon Jun 10, 2013 11:51 am

awww come on! I really want to build one now! Don't have much to loose since the gas caps are free.

Re: Completed Another Gas Gauge

Mon Jun 10, 2013 12:42 pm

Stanton wrote:... Had started a "How To" this morning, but it got way too long and involved.


Inquiring minds want to know. :( :(

Bill

Re: Completed Another Gas Gauge

Mon Jun 10, 2013 3:57 pm

that is pretty slick, wouldnt mind having one.

Re: Completed Another Gas Gauge

Mon Jun 10, 2013 4:03 pm

Stanton:

Really 8) gas gauge :D nicely done :applause: And yes, I would like to see that How To cause I want to make a couple of them for my herd. :!:

Re: Completed Another Gas Gauge

Mon Jun 10, 2013 9:48 pm

Are you gonna make us beg?!? :D

Re: Completed Another Gas Gauge

Mon Jun 10, 2013 10:00 pm

clodhopper wrote:Are you gonna make us beg?!? :D

No, he's gonna make 'em FOR us!!!! :D

Re: Completed Another Gas Gauge

Tue Jun 11, 2013 5:52 am

And he makes it sound so easy!! Yeah, right??? Good job Stanton.

Re: Completed Another Gas Gauge

Tue Jun 11, 2013 7:17 pm

Stanton:

The caps still are vented yes :?: I take it through the hole in the plexi/lens :?: