Dragon's Blood Gas Tank Sealer
Permanently Repairs Steel, Aluminum, Fiberglass and Plastic Gas Tanks
- The same phenol novolac chemistry as our regular Gas Tank Sealer product.
- Ethanol Resistant Chemistry. Withstands racing fuels and alcohol.
- Bright Red Color Makes For Easy Identification of Missed Areas
- Each kit treats tanks up to 10 gallons
All traces of oil and gasoline should first be removed by pouring
about 1 pint of acetone or lacquer thinner into the tank, and rotating
the tank several times to thoroughly sluice the sides with solvent.
Dispose of the contaminated solution.
When recoating your gas tank from failed Kreem or POR-15 tank
sealers, remove the old, failed coating using a paint stripper
containing Methylene Chloride.
Place a hand full of drywall screws into the tank and shake them
around vigorously for several minutes. These will dislodge any loose
particles of rust. In the case of Fiberglass and plastic tanks, this
will rough up the tank interior, improving adhesion.
Rinse out the tank with about 1-pint of acetone or lacquer thinner,
then set aside and allow to dry. Use an airline to blow air into the
tank to aid drying.
Apply duct tape or masking tape to any weeping seams, holes or porous
areas. This will stop any Gas Tank Sealer from oozing out, and will
allow it to bridge over the hole. Plug the outlet ports with putty or
Play-Doh. Mix up the required amount of Gas Tank Sealer (one unit should
treat two small motorcycle tanks or one large one) If you are only
treating ONE small tank, then divide parts A & B in half. You could
use a dipstick to gauge this.
In a separate plastic container (margarine tub etc.) mix the two
parts together thoroughly for at least 2 minutes. Scrape around the
sides to ensure all resin is blended together. BAD MIXING AND BAD
MEASURING IS THE #1 CAUSE OF FAILURE!!
Pour into the tank, then immediately seal up the filler hole with
Gladwrap and an elastic band. Swill the tank around in every direction
for several minutes to obtain a good layer of Gas Tank Sealer over all
surfaces. Remove the filler cap,Gladwrap seal, and pour out any excess.
Allow to drain upside down for a few minutes.
If you have a built in
fuel filter, blow air into the fuel line port for about 10 minutes. This
will clear the filter of any Gas Tank Sealer.
Scrape off any excess with a sharp knife at this point (usually about
40-60 Min after mixing) Place the tank in a warm 70-90 f place and
allow to cure overnight. In the case of alcohol fuels, allow 3-5 days at
room temperature, or 24 hours at 120 deg f.
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