auxiliary tank

auxiliary tank

Additional fuel tanks to augment the capacity of internal fuel tanks. These can be easily removed from aircraft. Drop tanks, which can be jettisoned after use, fall into this category.
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There were four of us--me, my wife and two sons--plus a 100-gallon auxiliary tank in the aft compartment.
Caption: It is peculiar: Lewiston allowed one of its employees to have unrecorded, unmonitored use of diesel, and he happened to have a 100 gallon auxiliary tank which means he could take diesel and pump it anywhere.
I noticed the fuel total was about 1,300 pounds; 1,200 pounds in the internal tanks and 100 pounds in the auxiliary tank. This was unusual because the fuel-management system was supposed to transfer all the fuel to the internal tanks.
In the kitchen there is a new stainless steel sink and drainer, smoked glass hob and sink covers creating additional worktop space, a Spinflo three-burner hob with high-speed multi-function burner, a refrigerator with 230V, gas and 12v operation, a full-height Spinflo Duplex combination oven and grill, Truma Ultrastore water heater, Whale auto-fill system with mains waterline and an auxiliary tank filler hose.
The ethanol from a 40-litre auxiliary tank would last about 30,000 kilometres, according to Ford.
Thomas Purcell, director of public health in Webster, had condemned the seafood the day of the crash because it was not refrigerated for more than four hours and because 150 gallons of diesel fuel had spilled from the cab's tank and the auxiliary tank on the refrigerated trailer.
A Yeovilton spokesman said yesterday that the auxiliary tank "came away" from the aircraft.
My auxiliary pump failed so I could not transfer fuel from the auxiliary tank."
"After that, my auxiliary pump failed and so I could not transfer fuel from the auxiliary tank.
When a larger volume is required, the L220 can be fitted with outlets to easily accommodate the use of an auxiliary tank.
When we get the go-ahead, we transfer oil from the grease pit into the auxiliary tank with a 12-volt fuel transfer pump powered off our truck's battery.

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