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Author Topic:   Fuel cell size?
posted January 08, 2002 02:03 AM
Hey guys....gonna build a new Hobby stock, and was wondering on what a good size would be...laps are 25(and under) friend uses 12(or 14) gallon...what do you guys use?........scooter

posted January 08, 2002 08:41 AM
i also run a 22 for the same reason comes in handy on realy dry slick nites to add some tale weight

posted January 08, 2002 11:06 AM
i run a 12 gal, we are not restricted from adding weight so i can put it where i need it

posted January 08, 2002 12:22 PM
i would use a 22 because if you ever what to move to mods you can you it there also after you clean the gas out of course

posted January 10, 2002 06:55 PM
Our old car uses 8 gal and new 11 gal. Even on a 50 lapper we had fuel left. Their's no need putting all that extra gas in for weight, when it is better to put the weight where you want it.

posted January 10, 2002 07:43 PM
i run an 16 and wifes car has a 12. we hot lap 8 lap heat and 12 feature. i also pack the track, and run 5 full speed laps with a passenger. also the loading/ unloading and other stuff thru the week. total fuel use 5-6 gals a week using a holley 750 double pumper on a 383 stroker motor. put in a 12 or 16 and you should have no prob

posted January 22, 2002 02:09 PM
i just started but we use a 12 gal it lasts pack tracl 8 heat laps and 12 features and we still have a half a tank dont worry about weight put it where you want it im new racing but ive been around it my whole life and we all run a 12 gal except my uncle who races ump but 12 gal if for me

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