Fuel tank strap foam - where to buy

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  1. 3 Sep 2019 at 1:05 PM #1
    hurricane

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    I need new foam to add to my tank straps.

    Can anyone recommend something suitable?
     
  2. 3 Sep 2019 at 9:52 PM #2
    Iain

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    closed cell neoprene foam works well. Dont go too thich or its a fight to get the straps back on
     
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  4. 13 Sep 2019 at 9:02 AM #4
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    Could you pass me the measurements and I can check to see what I have at work?
    would need thickness too
     
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  5. 26 Sep 2019 at 8:29 AM #5
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    i just used a good quality draught exluder and put two lengths on each strap - worked out less that £5
     
  6. 17 Oct 2019 at 8:09 AM #6
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    Sorry Alex only seen this! Will send you a PM
     
  7. 20 Oct 2019 at 10:31 AM #7
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  8. 20 Oct 2019 at 9:58 PM #8
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    Hi,

    Would you mind pm-ing the details of measurements to me too? Going to being having the straps replaced in December.

    Thanks
     
  9. 29 Nov 2019 at 8:50 AM #9
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    I found this part number on another thread if this helps? There's a set on ebay i saw a little while ago
    16111181918
     

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