Tested by parking plane in the sun on a hot day.

Temperatures after a while:
OAT was 105.
Seat was 177.
Canopy was 150.
Top Skin was 150.
Cabin Floor was 143.
Main Gear was 116.

Header Tank was 121. Have since moved it from inside the cabin to under the cabin floor, which is working much better.

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Comment by Larry Zepp on October 27, 2018 at 1:54pm

Hi Pat,

With these temps in Texas, you need a sun shade more!

How are your fuel cap mounted vents working out?

Best Regards,

Larry Zepp

Comment by Glenn Davis on October 26, 2018 at 1:07pm

Patrick,

What problems were you seeing with the header tank when it was inside the cabin?

Glenn Davis

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