Know How: Making a Fuel Polishing System-Parts List

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McMaster Carr

Stainless Steel 3/8" MNPT Nipple

Quantity: 22

$1.79/each

Brass 3/8" FNPT to 3/8" hose barb

Quantity: 22

$11.12/packs of 5

Brass 1/2" MNPT to 3/8" hose barb

Quantity: 4

$3.29/packs of 2

Brass 3/8" MNPT to 3/8" hose barb

Quantity: 3

$8.73/packs of 5

Stainless Steel 1/2" NPT to 3/8" NPT nipple or bushing

Quantity: 10

$3.79/each

Quick opening backflow prevention valve, 3/8" NPT

Quantity: 3

$22/each

Stainless Steel or Alum 3/8" NPT plug

Quantity: 2

$2.49/each

Stainless Steel or Alum 1/2" NPT plug

Quantity: 4

$3.92/each

Brass 1" NPT to 3/8" NPT bushing

Quantity: 2

$9.15/each

Brass 3/8" MNPT to FNPT 90 degree

Quantity: 10

$4.38/each

4 Outlet Anodized Aluminum Pneumatic Manifold

Quantity: 1

$28.38/each

8 Outlet Anodized Aluminum Pneumatic Manifold

Quantity: 1

$36.96/each

Hose clamps

Quantity: 100

$9.63/packs of 10

Amazon

3/8" ID Trident A1 Fuel Hose - OD .681"

Quantity: 50 feet

$79.84

Brass 3/8" FNPT Ball Valves

Quantity: 10

$64.44/pack of 10

Brass 3/8" MNPT to FNPT 45 degree

Quantity: 6

$5.32/each

¾” Custion Cable Clamps, Stainless Steel

Quantity: 50

$16.13/pack of 25

Ebay

Stainless Steel Filter Housing Shelco FLD-78

$100

West Marine

Racor Fuel Filter/Water Separator - 500MA2

$250

February 2017

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