Re: Fuel Tank Safety

From:         Tord S Eriksson <Please.please@No.more.Spam>
Organization: Tord S Erikssson, Vvralidsg.25:5, S-422 47 Hisings Backa, SWEDEN. t. +44 31 58 98 58
Date:         Sat, 29 Mar 1997 06:19:15 GMT
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In article <rddE6x0w7.4Mt@netcom.com>, Malcolm Hopkins
<URL:mailto:m.hopkins@niwa.cri.nz> wrote:
> 
> 
> Some years ago I read an article about a product (of U.S.A. origin I
> think) called "EXPLOSAFE" that had a very impressive performance and
> took up a similar volume as the foam , if remember correctly. It was
> also featured in a television program showing its potential in motor
> racing and marine marine environments.
<snip>
> I would have thought this would have been perfect for aircraft use as
> it can apparently be cut and stacked to fit almost any shape of fuel
> tank.

Quite a few microlights adapted this method for their tanks, some even
combined the seat with a "Explosafe"-ed tank. If this is still the
case I do not know ...

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