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Fuel cell capacity?

Discussion in 'The Garage' started by MNorby, Aug 30, 2006.

  1. MNorby

    MNorby 3/4 ton status Premium Member GMOTM Winner

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    I have an unknown sized fuel cell. I was trying to find conversions for area to gal, etc but was getting frustrated. It measures, 8x8x18". Can anyone tell me how many gal? Thanks.
     
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    1152 cubic inches. :D
     
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    MNorby 3/4 ton status Premium Member GMOTM Winner

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    ok, I did it right then I thought i was way off.

    So am I right in saying it is a 5 gal cell?

    if 1 sq in = 0.0043 gallon
     
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    spearchucker 1/2 ton status

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    I got 4.987012987 gallons ... assuming you mean U.S. liquid gallons. EDIT: you upped your original answer by 1 ... cheater:D
     
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    MNorby 3/4 ton status Premium Member GMOTM Winner

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    I used an online converter and got 4.1...... at first :doah: then did the math myself and got the 4.9..... blah blah blah answer and editted :p:
     
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    Thats a tiny tank!
     
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    4X4HIGH 1 ton status Premium Member GMOTM Winner

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    That's enough fuel for a funny car to make a single 1/4 mile pass. :D
     
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    MNorby 3/4 ton status Premium Member GMOTM Winner

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    it came froma roundy round race truck I aquired and been parting out. I stuck it in the 71 for now to get it running tillI can find a facotry tank to put in it

    71blazer82606-02.jpg
     
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    doh... dims are 18x18x8..... :doah::doah::doah::doah::doah::doah::doah::doah::doah::doah:



    My late night dislexia I guess.

    11 gal right? well 11.1456
     
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    Yea I was looking at the picture trying to figure out where you got the other 8 from:haha:
     
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    FWIW the Buick 231 ci V6 displaces exactly one gallon. So: 231 cubic inches = 1 U.S. gallon.
     

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