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    Chemical compatibility

    Chemical compatibility checker I found. In case you want to see if a certain tubing is compatible with methanol or gasoline for example.
    http://www.coleparmer.com/TechInfo/ChemComp.asp

    Im adding a transparent red tubing to my methanol tank to replace the yellow one to go better with the theme

    For example. here is a list of materials with good compatibility with gasoline


    Material
    304 stainless steel A1-Excellent
    316 stainless steel A2-Excellent
    Acetal (Delrinr) A-Excellent
    Aluminum A2-Excellent
    Bronze A2-Excellent
    Buna N (Nitrile) A1-Excellent
    Carbon graphite A2-Excellent
    Carpenter 20 A-Excellent
    Cast iron A-Excellent
    Epoxy A2-Excellent
    Fluorocarbon (FKM) A-Excellent
    Hastelloy-Cr A-Excellent
    Hypalonr A-Excellent
    Kalrez A-Excellent
    Kel-Fr A2-Excellent
    Nylon A2-Excellent
    Polycarbonate A2-Excellent
    PPS (RytonŽ) A-Excellent
    PTFE A-Excellent
    PVDF (KynarŽ) A-Excellent
    Titanium A-Excellent
    Vitonr A1-Excellent

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    What a cool resource! Thanks for the link.
    300hp K20A | "It'll never go, my dears! Not if he's had anything to do with it."

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