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Posted: Tue Apr 07, 2009 10:54pm

Post Subject: Fuel pipe size

I intend to fit seperate filters for my two fuel tanks, do you think 8mm copper pipe is of large enough diameter to feed a 1700cc merc 636 diesel engine. your opinion would be appreciated. H.Hughes


Posted: Wed Apr 08, 2009 10:13am

Post Subject: Fuel pipe size

Dear Howard, Short answer is YES as long as it is not many meters in length. We use to use 5/16" pipe and that is all but 8mm. Just make sure you can get 8mm connections for the various unions. Tony Brooks

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