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Old 12-09-2012, 06:02   #1
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Nylon Fuel Fitting

I purchased a nylon tee to tie into my boats fuel line. Should I be concerned with a reaction between the diesel and nylon fitting or will it be good to go?
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Re: Nylon Fuel Fitting

Generally, Nylon is chemically compatible with Diesel Fuel, Hydraulic Oils, Methanol, Petroleum and Sodium Hydroxide.
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Re: Nylon Fuel Fitting

I had thought that nylon eventually embrittled after petrochemical contact. No long-term issue there?
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Re: Nylon Fuel Fitting

Used one once it cracked.
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Re: Nylon Fuel Fitting

Ya could not find Bronze ??
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Re: Nylon Fuel Fitting

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Ya could not find Bronze ??
The brass tee's with hose ends are a little hard to come by unless I mail order. Home Depot had the nylon tee real cheap so I just thought I would give it a shot.
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