Fuel tube installation

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Old 07-20-06, 02:31 PM
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Fuel tube installation

Does anyone know the secret to installing a fuel pick-up tube on a pulsa-jet briggs carburetor. I've tried boiling the end in hot water...but doesn't help a whole lot.
 
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Old 07-20-06, 06:20 PM
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I think those carbs are very inexpensive but that wasnt the question, in the old day you would put the body in the hot water for expansion and the tube in the freezer to retract, worked with rods and wrist pins, so maybe give that a try. Have a nice day. Geo
 
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Old 07-20-06, 11:58 PM
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Is it on a horizontal engine? I usually have success with a good tight grip, some pressure, and a twisting motion. Maybe I've just been lucky, or have a strong grip, lol!
 
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