Oil Take Off Plate With Wrong Oil Flow Markings

cheap plateThis is an Asian manufactured Oil Plate that has been cast with the oil markings around the wrong way. We recently had this sent to us along with some other parts by a customer for thread identification. It might look like a Mocal one, and at a glance you could think it was the ‘real thing’. But it isn’t, this item is stamped ‘Taiwan’ on the inside, not something you will find on a Mocal item. Continue reading

Black Areoquip Starlite – No Red Tracer

pipes with black coveringThis is the new Black Areoquip Startlite hose that will be replacing the existing version of Areoquip Startlite with the red tracer in the Nomex weave. This unexpected development by Eaton has so far gone unreported. People who are part way through a plumbing project may be disappointed to have two different looking versions of the same hose. This is our overview of the change. Continue reading

Hose Fittings

There are many types of Fitting available to the Motor Sport enthusiast. The options are diverse and it can be difficult to choose the most suitable type for your project. I take a look at them and highlight the key differences. This is our Oil Fittings overview. Continue reading

Aluminium Valve AN Fittings

DIY hose menderThis is one of the Speedflow billet ball lever valves with male AN ports. This level of engineering and attention to detail is not often seen on ball lever valves. Made in the Speedflow factory to the same high quality as all our products. We take a look at these and show what makes them one of the best you could choose for your project. Continue reading

Thermostatic Sandwich Plate

cheap chinese oil partWe take a closer look at the well known Mocal Sandwich Plate. This article confirms the dimensions and how the bypass works so you can check if it is right for you. This oil control range is diverse and extensive, it is recognised the world over and has proven to be versatile, reliable and highly regarded.

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How to Fit Push On Hose Ends

In this article we look at How to Fit Push On Hose Ends with confidence and ease. This is the Speedflow step by step guide to help you get it right first time. In the past we have had a few enquiries from people who felt uncomfortable or unsure about fitting push on hose ends to the hose. Most of what you read on this page is taken from the revised AN Hose & Fitting Guide (V2 2014 edition). Continue reading

Holley Fuel Line Kit, Adaptors & Fittings

This is a Holley Dual Feed Fuel Line Kit with the aluminium fittings finished in a black anodised coating. The kit is made from a number of standard Speedflow parts that come together to create the Holley dual feed fuel line kit.

It is shown with stainless steel braided hose, but it could be made with Aeroquip Startlite or the black Nylon Braided hose if you want the total black look. Continue reading