Originally Posted by 30desoto
Now I have a question, if you run steel lines down the frame how do you avoid not having more than 12" of rubber total counting from the tank to the fuel line and from the frame to the line to the carb. I'm old and don't think straight so please give me a minute and answer this.
OK listen and learn . Some cars come stock from the factory like this .
You need about 4" from the tank To the 3/8" hard line. The steel line can run all the way to a mechanicals pump , where it can go in solid or use 3 more inches of rubber .
From the pump to the carb you can go solid all the way , that leaves about 5" to play with HA HA ,
Or you can use 2&1/2" from the pump back to hard line and then from the hard line to the carb.
You'll get the idea