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Old 04-22-2014, 04:25 AM   #1
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which water filler neck?

Hi,
I am doing a almost complete redmodelling of a 1972 Tradewind. Currently I am looking for a new fresh water filler neck, if possible with a kind of funnel. The only thing I can find are (ugly looking) white plastic filler necks? Any suggetion what to use on an Airstream?

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Old 04-29-2014, 05:21 PM   #2
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Hi there I'm not sure if this is the part you're referring to but this is something a few have used in their streams with success:

http://m.ebay.com/itm?itemId=190487667525

or variations on that idea from marine suppliers. I just ordered one because I like the idea that it's more secure and has a lock of sorts.... not high security but could avoid some pranks and keeps the drinking water supply cleaner. maybe that's just me being paranoid though haha! hope this helps
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Old 04-29-2014, 05:27 PM   #3
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Here is what I just did. I'm going to modify it a bit and put a small marine vent next to the filler. You can also vent it down internally into the sink drain. I saw fittings in Lowes today that could do just that too.

http://www.airforums.com/forums/f443...re-118993.html
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