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by tankgenie
Wed Jul 09, 2014 1:27 am
Forum: Compliance & Regulations
Topic: 52 Valve?
Replies: 10
Views: 6788

52 Valve?

Tokheim 52 valve was the original model number/ name of the valve, which then just because "52 valve" when Gilbarco bought Gasboy which had been merged (for a time) with Tokheim (phew). EBW (which merged with Franklin Fueling) makes a similar valve and its number is 664. I don't think the numbers me...
by tankgenie
Wed Jan 08, 2014 5:57 am
Forum: Service & Technical
Topic: ULSD & B5 in Cold Weather!
Replies: 10
Views: 3785

ULSD & B5 in Cold Weather!

Agreed, lewichris. Thanks to all for good discussion.
by tankgenie
Tue Jan 07, 2014 8:33 am
Forum: Service & Technical
Topic: ULSD & B5 in Cold Weather!
Replies: 10
Views: 3785

ULSD & B5 in Cold Weather!

Well...this should be a popular subject due to the "Polar Vortex", but what are you or what are you doing for your clients who are concerned about diesel fuel gelling during this cold snap? I've heard that additives are the way to go to reduce gelling but which ones? I've also read that there are pr...
by tankgenie
Mon Sep 10, 2012 4:31 am
Forum: General Business
Topic: Diesel corrosion
Replies: 147
Views: 49069

Diesel corrosion

Looks like acetic acid is the culprit folks............The project final hypothesis for this investigation is that corrosion in systems storing and dispensing ULSD is likely due to the dispersal of acetic acid throughout USTs. It is likely produced by Acetobacter bacteria feeding on low levels of et...
by tankgenie
Thu Jan 26, 2012 3:27 am
Forum: Compliance & Regulations
Topic: New UST Regulations
Replies: 8
Views: 11592

New UST Regulations

Link to draft of RP1200 which addresses the new EPA regs here:
http://www.pei.org/Portals/0/resources/ ... -Draft.pdf

Good job RP1200 committee! The photos found in this RP really help tell the story.