Go Back   Ford Truck Enthusiasts Forums > Super Duty/Heavy Duty > Large Truck
Sign in using an external account
Register Forgot Password?


Large Truck My truck is bigger than yours. The forum for 2+ ton trucks (all years), COE's, Louisville's, Big-Job's etc.

Welcome to Ford-Trucks Forums!
Welcome to Ford-Trucks.com.

You are currently viewing our forums as a guest, which gives you limited access to view most discussions and access our other features. By joining our community you will have access to post topics, communicate privately with other members (PM), respond to polls, upload content and access many other special features. Registration is fast, simple and absolutely free so please, join the Ford-Trucks Forums community today!





 
Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Search this Thread
  #1 (permalink)  
Old 05-23-2013, 05:50 PM
L8000Dump L8000Dump is offline
New User
 
Join Date: May 2013
Posts: 1
L8000Dump is starting off with a positive reputation.
Air tank restoration

On my 1981 Ford L8000 I have to replace the air tanks due to rust, I have sourced a couple of used tanks and wanted to restore them. I can get the outside done easily, but the inside is another question....Has anyone been through this...?
Reply With Quote
  #2 (permalink)  
Old 06-08-2013, 01:25 AM
rummur s.c.'s Avatar
rummur s.c. rummur s.c. is offline
Senior User
 
Join Date: Feb 2010
Location: Seattle Washington
Posts: 290
rummur s.c. is gaining momentum as a positive member of FTE.
Fill it with pea gravel and some water and shake it around with an excavator.. dump it out, wash it out.. Maybe use some epoxy primer to help it last a bit longer??

Lots of good chemicals that eat rust.. Safety first.
__________________
rummursc.com - Northwest's ruffage & land clearing specialists
Reply With Quote
Old 06-08-2013, 01:25 AM
Reply

Go Back   Ford Truck Enthusiasts Forums > Super Duty/Heavy Duty > Large Truck

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On
Forum Jump



All times are GMT -5. The time now is 02:12 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.7.5
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
SEO by vBSEO 3.5.2 ©2010, Crawlability, Inc.
Advertising - Terms of Use - Privacy Statement - Jobs
This forum is owned and operated by Internet Brands, Inc., a Delaware corporation. It is not authorized or endorsed by the Ford Motor Company and is not affiliated with the Ford Motor Company or its related companies in any way. FordŽ is a registered trademark of the Ford Motor Company.

vbulletin Admin Backup