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Old 11-16-2022, 12:21 PM
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Originally Posted by 9GT View Post
I extended outboard a bay. Not an EZ process, especially for tanks already built like mine were. Somewhere in the bowels of this forum, I detailed the process along with photos,,,maybe 3 or so years ago. Not for the faint of heart.
Extending My RV-9A Fuel Tanks: Documented
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Old 11-17-2022, 07:48 AM
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Originally Posted by Ralph Inkster View Post

Customization - a nasty word for some...
Naahhhh.. that's just an opportunity to make it your own.

If you haven't finished the wing/tanks yet, you can make the changes very easily. Attached here is the drawing for the "Tuckey Tanks" on an 8 with credit to Pat Tuckey, I modified this slightly and installed them on my 9A.
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