These English fuel caps are used on most of the worlds super cars and bikes, and some series production aero planes. They are beautifully made in forged and bright anodized aluminum. The high precision and easy to operate mechanism is very secure and non vented. They are designed to keep the fuel in and the water out. The lock is there to ensure that your tank is free from contaminants. Aero caps are used on Adam, CAP, Cirrus, Diamond, Lancair Columbia, Lancair kits, Nemesis, Vans, Velocity and many more aircraft.
Two keys come with the locking version (L). Fixing can be by rivet, bolt, weld or glass in as appropriate. These are flush caps of outstanding quality which are ideal for virtually any homebuilt aircraft.
The 300 Series: 3-3/4" OD opening 1-3/4", 6 hole 3" pcd. A37 fits 2" and 2.25" Hoses.
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I am biased! This picture shows the Aero A30*-RV with a curved flange to fit most Vans wings. *=L or S as wanted. It used to be sold by Vans as a luxury option. For flatter wings like the RV 10 the flat rivet flange A30*-R Is better. These caps can only be fitted while building the tanks.
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