Cox Engines Forum
You are not logged in! Please login or register.

Logged in members see NO ADVERTISEMENTS!


DIY Mini Inline Fuel Filter for Cox TD .010 Cox_ba12




DIY Mini Inline Fuel Filter for Cox TD .010 Pixel

Log in

I forgot my password

Search
 
 

Display results as :
 


Rechercher Advanced Search

Latest topics
» Happy birthday Bernie
by getback Today at 9:04 am

» Jerobee how To save how to fix a broken frame
by davidll1984 Today at 8:26 am

» **VOTE-ON-THE-NEXT-COX-ENGINE-OF-THE-MONTH** (May 2021)
by 1/2A Nut Yesterday at 9:32 pm

» Follow Rusty's Memorial Traveling Engines!
by Ken Cook Yesterday at 1:24 pm

» German surrender 76 years ago
by rsv1cox Yesterday at 7:19 am

» Right up there with burnt castor oil.
by getback Yesterday at 7:15 am

» Propane Exchange
by Ken Cook Yesterday at 6:07 am

» Cox 049 Tatone muffler
by Scotland421 Fri May 07, 2021 1:27 pm

» How does your Garden Grow
by Marleysky Fri May 07, 2021 9:31 am

» Bird feeder, new visitor
by Marleysky Fri May 07, 2021 8:57 am

» New project... Loop Graupner "Glow"
by getback Fri May 07, 2021 7:38 am

» Cox .020 Skycopter fuel tank replacement
by getback Fri May 07, 2021 5:47 am

Cox Engine of The Month
April-2021
fredvon4's

Finely polished Cox .049 with exhaust collector.




PAST WINNERS
CEF Traveling Engine

Win This Engine!
Forum Store
CEF Ear Savers
Gallery


DIY Mini Inline Fuel Filter for Cox TD .010 Empty

DIY Mini Inline Fuel Filter for Cox TD .010

Go down

DIY Mini Inline Fuel Filter for Cox TD .010 Empty DIY Mini Inline Fuel Filter for Cox TD .010

Post  Levent Suberk Tue Dec 01, 2020 4:51 am

I made this mini inline fuel filter, yet I didn't try it.

I cut a short piece of silicone tubing. Then I sliced a small piece of foam stripe from a package foam. Placed this small foam stripe into silicone tubing, then inserted two vinyl fuel tubing at both ends. I tried it with a syringe and it sucks air easily. Need to try on engine.

DIY Mini Inline Fuel Filter for Cox TD .010 20201210
Levent Suberk
Levent Suberk
Diamond Member
Diamond Member

Posts : 1204
Join date : 2017-12-24
Location : Turkey

Back to top Go down

DIY Mini Inline Fuel Filter for Cox TD .010 Empty Re: DIY Mini Inline Fuel Filter for Cox TD .010

Post  Levent Suberk Tue Dec 01, 2020 4:56 am

Wall thickness of vinyl fuel tubings holds foam piece in place.
Levent Suberk
Levent Suberk
Diamond Member
Diamond Member

Posts : 1204
Join date : 2017-12-24
Location : Turkey

Back to top Go down

DIY Mini Inline Fuel Filter for Cox TD .010 Empty Re: DIY Mini Inline Fuel Filter for Cox TD .010

Post  balogh Tue Dec 01, 2020 7:32 am

Very good idea, Levent! Will try, but just need to check if the black foam is nitro-resistant?
balogh
balogh
Top Poster
Top Poster

2019 Supporter

2020 Supporter

Posts : 3373
Join date : 2011-11-06
Age : 62
Location : Budapest Hungary

Back to top Go down

DIY Mini Inline Fuel Filter for Cox TD .010 Empty Re: DIY Mini Inline Fuel Filter for Cox TD .010

Post  Levent Suberk Tue Dec 01, 2020 9:42 am

You are right, if not fuel resistant then I want to try foam pipe insulation. I guess that those foams were made from polyethylene or neoprene.
Levent Suberk
Levent Suberk
Diamond Member
Diamond Member

Posts : 1204
Join date : 2017-12-24
Location : Turkey

Back to top Go down

DIY Mini Inline Fuel Filter for Cox TD .010 Empty Re: DIY Mini Inline Fuel Filter for Cox TD .010

Post  944_Jim Tue Dec 01, 2020 7:01 pm

How about robbing the aerator screen from your kitchen faucet and rolling a tube to go inside the fuel line? Or hitting a smoke shop for a pipe screen?

Either screen option should catch fine floaties and flotsam, and be nitro proof too!


Last edited by 944_Jim on Tue Dec 01, 2020 9:36 pm; edited 1 time in total (Reason for editing : Stttupiddd auto korrect)
944_Jim
944_Jim
Platinum Member
Platinum Member

2019 Supporter

2020 Supporter

2021 Supporter

Posts : 1112
Join date : 2017-02-08
Age : 56
Location : NE MS

Back to top Go down

DIY Mini Inline Fuel Filter for Cox TD .010 Empty Re: DIY Mini Inline Fuel Filter for Cox TD .010

Post  Levent Suberk Tue Dec 01, 2020 8:38 pm

Hi Jim, I also thought this and want to insert a rolled backplate air screen but gave up. Because a fine wire may freed from filter and goes into carb. Other than this wire can easily open a hole in silicone tubing due vibration.
Levent Suberk
Levent Suberk
Diamond Member
Diamond Member

Posts : 1204
Join date : 2017-12-24
Location : Turkey

Back to top Go down

DIY Mini Inline Fuel Filter for Cox TD .010 Empty Re: DIY Mini Inline Fuel Filter for Cox TD .010

Post  Sponsored content


Sponsored content


Back to top Go down

Back to top


 
Permissions in this forum:
You cannot reply to topics in this forum