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November 4th, 2017, 02:14 PM   #21
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November 21st, 2017, 06:21 PM   #22
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Small update

Just a small update here. So I've chosen to go with the larger filter. Go big or go home... It is directly off Carrier reefer includind 90 degree gracket I think. On ebay housing is sold for duramax 1 micron fuel filter. Today I cut out back inner fender. Made access to remove/install. It's needed to make it fit. Or jamm it in there! Now biggest hurdle will be making/building/fabricating a bracket from adequate strength matal to glue it onto frame. To that bracket the 90 degree will be bolted on. Inner fender will have heavy inner tire rubber like from a tractor ,pocket on velcro. After bracket is glued to frame next will be assembly hoses, check valves and fittings. Alert fellas!!! Stainless steel filters are only good for 35 micron!!!! Spin on filter you can have all the way to 1 micron or 3,5,7,10 and possibly more! I'll go with 5 micron and bumped oil pressure by something like 12-15 psi over stock.
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November 21st, 2017, 06:29 PM   #23
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Smaller filter from Thermo King reefer doesn't require inner fender cut out. Smaller will be between 750ml and 1L l think. Larger over 1L easy. Larger will have more filter sizes and micron choices.
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Hi Polska,

how is the new oil system running. What's your experience with it so far? You have another update for us?
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January 17th, 2018, 04:35 AM   #25
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Hi Polska,

how is the new oil system running. What's your experience with it so far? You have another update for us?
Update here, not much to update really. Bad winter here and don't have heated shop. Days short and work busy. I'm only in the process of cutting out bracket that I'll glue to the frame with special body shop glue that they use to glue door skin on car doors. To this custom bracket I'll then bolt another bracket and then filter housing. I didn't want to weld it to the frame and wanted to reinforce frame to prevent possibility of cracks from vibrations when offroadin.
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January 20th, 2018, 07:54 PM   #26
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Slow progress.

Today I finished making/febricating a bracket that will reinforce frame and provide a secure platform to bolt a bracket with a filter. I cut it out of a plate of steel about 3.5mm thick, possibly slight overkill but hey better a little more than not enough.First cut out was no good. Had to add some more area to it. Next I'll have to glue it or epoxy it to the frame. Then the rest. Too cold here now for epoxy or glue to work. I don't think wife would want bike in the basement. But I just might try it. Basement is fully finished.😊
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Just a thought ...would it be beneficial to use a diesel fuel filter housing like https://m.ebay.com.au/itm/NISSAN-PAT...MAAOSwuShae~uS for ease of priming at oil change
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Just a thought ...would it be beneficial to use a diesel fuel filter housing like https://m.ebay.com.au/itm/NISSAN-PAT...MAAOSwuShae~uS for ease of priming at oil change
Im my humble opinion, not really. For a few reasons. 1 u need check valves anyway so lines would hold oil even when filter removed, o e check valve per line. 2 I'd be filling filter before installing anyway. 3 this filter head might limit your choices/selection of filters available to u. Having said all that, u probably could use it if u want to. Just plum it correctly with check valves.
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