Fueling an aircraft with a Jiggle Siphon hose

Demonstration of a technique that makes it much easier to fuel a high wing aircraft using a common jiggle hose siphon.

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Comment by Bob McDonald on November 22, 2015 at 6:40am
I have been using a "Missouri Credit Card" since 2000. Put a piece or carpet under your gas can if your wing is painted.
Comment by Jon Croke on November 19, 2015 at 5:01pm

Did not know that!  We all need to talk more often and learn!  Thanks!

Comment by Deane Philip on November 19, 2015 at 4:55pm
P.S. see you at Sun N Fun
Comment by Deane Philip on November 19, 2015 at 4:54pm
we have been using Jigger siphons for years in NZ Jon
Comment by Steven Ward on November 19, 2015 at 11:32am
Fascinating Jon!
Comment by Jon Croke on November 19, 2015 at 11:05am
I got this idea from Vern Knott... I know others probably do this already!

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