Gas tank for a rebuild

Discussion in 'Boat Yard Basics' started by pgmelton, May 15, 2011.

  1. pgmelton

    pgmelton I Love!

    Hello everyone,

    So far I have greatly benefited from all of your help. I am at that stage where I have to contemplate a gas tank. The tank is going into the bow underneath the fore deck. It is being sealed of in a bulkhead. I only example I have is from my 20ft Proline. A red above the deck gas tank is cheaper, but is it safer. I found a triangular above the deck tank I could install below deck. I just have to figure out how to ventilate, to fuel I would install a deck cap and just unscrew it to fuel. To vent I could buy a pair a ventilation ports (one for each side).

    If a below the deck tank is unacceptable where can I find a 6 to 12 gallon below the deck (preferably triangular).

    Again, thanks in advance!
  2. firecat1981

    firecat1981 BBA Counselor

    Can you post a picture of the area it will sit in, and does it have to be sealed off in a bulkhead as part of the design?