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Indian Fuel Tanks
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November 25, 2021 - 11:22 am
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Hi all, yes I know this question has been asked a thousand times but I am fairly new to the site, what is the general consensus on the tanks made in India, considering a plain chrome and then to get it painted. 

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All the previous discussions on the site come to the conclusion that some are good and some are bad. On the other hand, buying a used one can be just the same!

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Saw a bantam tank from India that was alloy,  must admit I was tempted.  But you can't take it back if its rubbish. 

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I can only go on personal experience - I've got two BSAs with Indian tanks, the B31 with a "Catalina" two gallon tank, and the Goldie with a B33 tank.  Both tanks fitted well and ( so far ) have proved to work just fine.  I also fitted an Indian made toolbox, and that fitted well too.   The ironic thing is . . . . my Indian made motorcycle has more British bits fitted than original Indian.


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