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Old 04-20-2011, 03:27 PM
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Default Re: Copper Tubing Fuel Tank

I used a BBQ charcoal starter chimney Problem is there about 12-14 square inches of copper a 1/4 inch thick to heat up enough to pull a 3" cap off a 3" tube. I'd need 3-4 torches like that to do it.

It's ok though, although I don't really like the extra expense of the couplers it does add another feature to the tank. A steam punk look is what I'm after and I think the couplers will add to that effect.
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