Originally Posted by Special Delivery
A. We don't use the baggage area package / you will however need a furniture blanket or similar to block the gap between the baggage floor and the bottom of the tank to prevent small items from sliding forward under the tank. All other options are very much worth the cost.
This is very important point.... If something (screw) gets trapped under the fuel tank, it will abrade and easily wear a hole in the bottom of the thin aluminum tank with disastrous resultů I have installed a sheet of cork under the fuel tank to prevent FOD (Foreign Object Debris).
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