3.9 / 5.013 ReviewsDurability4.4 / 5Reliability3.8 / 5Performance3.6 / 5Ease Of Use4.4 / 5Value4.3 / 5Would You Recommend?Yes (9)No (3)Durability3 / 5Reliability1 / 5Performance1 / 5Ease Of Use1 / 5Value3 / 5Would You Recommend?NoScrewdriver tip doesn’t work on my airplaneIt works as far as sampling fuel, but the screwdriver tip will not work on the cowling latches on my airplane. Never had that problem before with other testers I’ve owned.October 7, 2019Durability5 / 5Reliability5 / 5Ease Of Use5 / 5Value5 / 5Would You Recommend?YesOctober 7, 2019Purchased
1 month agoDurability3 / 5Reliability4 / 5Performance3 / 5Ease Of Use3 / 5Value3 / 5Would You Recommend?YesWorks, but can be a painThe screwdriver head fell off and was lost within the first month of use. Also, the metal rod is just a tad short for a couple of the drains under the 172's.April 25, 2019Durability4 / 5Reliability1 / 5Performance1 / 5Ease Of Use5 / 5Value1 / 5Would You Recommend?NoDoesn't show blue!Great design, and the only narrow tester with a metal rod, but as others have commented, USELESS since shows 100LL as clear when the cheap cup with metal shows the correct blue.April 3, 2019Durability5 / 5Reliability5 / 5Performance5 / 5Ease Of Use5 / 5Value5 / 5Would You Recommend?YesEasy to useWorks well, just be careful as the rod will slip out.January 2, 2019Purchased
1 year agoDurability5 / 5Reliability5 / 5Performance5 / 5Ease Of Use5 / 5Value5 / 5Would You Recommend?YesI don't pre-flight without itVery small and gets the job done and doesn't take up too much space at all in the flight bag.November 21, 2018Purchased
1 year agoDurability4 / 5Reliability1 / 5Performance1 / 5Ease Of Use5 / 5Value5 / 5Would You Recommend?NoBlue shows as clearBought this because I wanted a tester with a metal pole. Everything works as expected, but for some unknown reason my 100LL fuels does not show as blue in this tester. Before anyone says I had water, I drained from the same tanks using to other testers first and they clearly show blue. Tries it many times always with same result. I can’t risk trying to determine whether I have water or a faulty tester before each flight so sticking to the gats jar I also have.November 3, 2018Durability5 / 5Reliability5 / 5Performance5 / 5Ease Of Use5 / 5Value5 / 5Would You Recommend?YesGreat valueGreat value for the money or should i say an investment. Base screwdriver comes in handy!October 16, 2018Purchased
1 year agoWould You Recommend?YesGreat productIt works perfectly. I have bought over 5 different types of fuel testers however none of the ones I had purchased had worked on the DA-20. I was extremely happy when this one worked.September 17, 2018Purchased
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- Question and Answer
Browse 7 questions Browse 7 questions and 7 answersWill this work on Curtis twist drains as well as push drains?What is the spread on this tester? Octane lowest to highest range? and at what increments?BEST ANSWER: This tester only is for draining fuel from aircraft tanks and checking for water- water will sink to bottom. It does not measure octane levels. The screwdriver end is strictly a convenience that is probably not used a lot.How wide is it?theBEST ANSWER: About the size of a Nickel.what is the volumetric capacity in fluid ounces? ThanksBEST ANSWER: Approximately 3 oz.Is the screwdriver reversible from Philips head to Flat head?BEST ANSWER: It has both.Does it measure diesel cetane levels?BEST ANSWER: This does not.Looking for a part number or NSN for the sporty screwdriver fuel tester, does anyone know of one?BEST ANSWER: Our part number is 2788A. We do not have an NSN for the tester.
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