Issue Date:  February 6, 2006

Revision Date:  September 20, 2011  


Red Jacket FX1V, FX2V in Big Flow or Packer Manifold 
(for Rigid and Flexible Pipelines)



Leak rate of 3.0 gph with PD = 100% and PFA = 0%.

Leak Threshold

1.5 gph at 10 psi. 
A pipeline system should not be declared tight if the test result indicates a loss that equals or exceeds this threshold.


Gasoline, ethanol blends up through E100.


System tests pressurized pipelines. 
Tests are conducted at 8-12 psi.

Pipeline Capacity

Maximum of 416.7 gallons for rigid pipelines. 
Maximum of 95.4 gallons for flexible pipelines.

Waiting Time

None between delivery and testing. 
None between dispensing and testing. 
Stabilization time up to 45 minutes may be required after dispensing when temperature extremes are present.

Test Period

Response time is less than 5 minutes.

System Features

Permanent installation on pipeline. 
Automatic testing of pipeline.
Preset threshold. 

Total vertical rise of pipeline must not exceed 11 feet above leak detector.
Single test to determine if pipeline is leaking. 
Restricted flow to dispenser if leak is declared.


System must be checked annually and, if necessary, calibrated in accordance with manufacturer's instructions.



Evaluator:  Ken Wilcox Associates

125 Powder Forest Dr.

Tel:  (816) 443-2494

Simsbury, CT  06070-2003

Dates of Evaluations:  03/14/94, 03/22/94, 06/01/94, 11/21/05, 03/24/11(letter)

Tel:  (860) 651-2700







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