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Old 09-17-2011, 08:30 AM   #72
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Originally Posted by Head2Wind View Post
Recent addition to the kit is a section of reflective heat tape to be applied to the fuel tank surface in an effort to reduce heat absorption into the tank. Granted, not a deflector shield like the other side.... seems to do the job for the header pipe area and I am pretty sure the header gets hotter than the radiator exhaust air.
I don't know, I found the tank too hot to touch (before using insulating reflective tape) in the area where the fan output hits the tank.
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