GATS Jar Fuel Tester (12 oz.)

$19.95
$19.95

Availability: In stock

Product ID: 1001A



This fuel tester allows you to put preflight fuel samples back into your airplane (a great alternative to tossing sampled fuel onto the ground: a practice now discouraged by the EPA). Sample and check your fuel as always. Then, as sampled fuel is returned to the tank, a unique, built-in screen separates solids and non-petroleum contaminants, so only clean, pure fuel is returned to the tank. Reversible sump actuator fits both pin and petcock actuators. Wide mouth collector helps prot...Read more

This fuel tester allows you to put preflight fuel samples back into your airplane (a great alternative to tossing sampled fuel onto the ground: a practice now discouraged by the EPA). Sample and check your fuel as always. Then, as sampled fuel is returned to the tank, a unique, built-in screen separates solids and non-petroleum contaminants, so only clean, pure fuel is returned to the tank. Reversible sump actuator fits both pin and petcock actuators. Wide mouth collector helps protect hands and clothing. Resilient plastic construction makes the GATS Jar virtually indestructible with normal handling.
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4.6 / 5.0
66 Reviews
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4.3 / 5
Reliability
4.5 / 5
Performance
4.5 / 5
Ease Of Use
4.6 / 5
Value
4.3 / 5
Would You Recommend?
Yes (9)
Durability
4 / 5
Reliability
4 / 5
Performance
3 / 5
Ease Of Use
2 / 5
Value
5 / 5
Would You Recommend?
Yes
Not so easy to use
September 27, 2019
Purchased
2 months ago
Would You Recommend?
Yes
Overall it’s a good product. If your fuel drain is recessed more than about a half inch you will have trouble draining fuel as I did. I put a small tube on it to extend its reach and now it works fine. Which the maker had thought of that and included an extension tube. I do like the screen and pour back is good, not messy.
October 18, 2018
Purchased
1 year ago
Would You Recommend?
Yes
Perfect Tester
The perfect Fuel Tester. It has a wide diameter so that the fuel doesn't spill down your hand, and it has a large overall capacity so that you can check multiple sample points in a row without having to empty the jar. Well constructed and convenient to use.
March 11, 2018
Purchased
1 year ago
Durability
5 / 5
Reliability
5 / 5
Performance
5 / 5
Ease Of Use
5 / 5
Value
5 / 5
Would You Recommend?
Yes
Great tool
This tool is the best way to test your fuel, hands down.
The best part is the filter, so you can pour the fuel sample back in the tanks, rather than dumping it and polluting the soil.
February 9, 2018
Purchased
1 year ago
Durability
4 / 5
Reliability
4 / 5
Performance
4 / 5
Ease Of Use
4 / 5
Value
4 / 5
Would You Recommend?
Yes
It saves fuel and protects the environment. Easy to use.
November 2, 2017
Purchased
over 2 years ago
Durability
5 / 5
Reliability
5 / 5
Performance
5 / 5
Ease Of Use
5 / 5
Value
4 / 5
Would You Recommend?
Yes
Works Fine
Works as stated and I would recommend this product.
November 1, 2017
Purchased
over 2 years ago
Durability
5 / 5
Reliability
5 / 5
Performance
5 / 5
Ease Of Use
5 / 5
Value
5 / 5
Would You Recommend?
Yes
This GATS jar fuel test is handy and easy to use.
This fuel is a handy way to check the fuel in your aircraft. I like the filter in the top of the tester where the spout is to pour the fuel out that has been tested. it has a filter which will not allow any water or debris to enter the fuel tank when you pour the fuel back in.
October 9, 2017
Purchased
over 2 years ago
Durability
5 / 5
Reliability
5 / 5
Performance
5 / 5
Ease Of Use
5 / 5
Value
3 / 5
Would You Recommend?
Yes
Perfect for testing sufficient fuel quantities
I like the size of this tester and I also like the screen that will prevent any debris from being poured back into the fuel tank. Excellent product.
August 31, 2017
Purchased
over 2 years ago
Would You Recommend?
Yes
Good device. Large enough to check all the numerous drains on a 206. I feel OK about pouring the fuel back into the tank.
August 31, 2017
Purchased
over 2 years ago
Durability
5 / 5
Reliability
5 / 5
Performance
5 / 5
Ease Of Use
5 / 5
Value
5 / 5
Great fuel tester
I've used the GATS jar for the last 15+years. Started when many states banned dumping fuel on the tarmac. I have both types of fuel drains so I like the ease of being able to change the type easily on the GATS jar. It comes in 2 sizes so you can drain an adequate amount of fuel to test without dumping if you have multiple tanks to drain.
February 2, 2017
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I heard the new ones are flimsy unlike the old. Any views?
Varel F on May 19, 2018
BEST ANSWER: I don't know what would make someone call it flimsy unless they're beating on it with a hammer. I've been using these for a long time and the one I just bought seems like all the others. It's fine.
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