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cork float

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Old 07-27-2004, 09:06:42 PM
larry harding
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a friend of mine is working on a vertical cushman engine (probably a binder engine) the cork float in the carb is broken into and in rough shape. is any one making replacement floats or can any one make suggestions on making a new one. i thought i had seen some comments in smokestaks on reparing and sealing floats but cain't remember for sure. any help appreciated.
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Old 07-27-2004, 09:51:21 PM
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Talk to Dave Reed @ Otto Gas Engine--I just got one --[very reasonable]--quick--and of very good quality=- d,j,
Old 07-28-2004, 10:46:55 AM
Kevin O. Pulver
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If a new one isn't to be found, you can glue it together and paint it over with a good quality fuel tank sealer. That will stabilize it. Kevin
Old 07-28-2004, 08:30:17 PM
Jim Brown
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Larry: Hit & Miss Enterprises (an advertiser on this site) lists them in their printed and on-line catalogue. Jim


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