FUEL TANK INSTALLING STRUCTURE OF MOTORCYLE AND THE LIKE
Document Type and Number:
Japanese Patent JP3717019
PROBLEM TO BE SOLVED: To prevent a noise generated between a band and a fuel tank during the running condition, and facilitate the installation of the band, by making the band out of an elastic material and contacting closely with the fuel tank.
SOLUTION: A groove 33 is formed at the center of the upper surface of a fuel tank 10 in the longitudinal direction, a tank cap 36 is offset from the groove 33 to one side in the car width direction, and a band 40 formed in the longitudinal direction is housed in the groove 33. The front end 43 of the band 40 is locked to a main frame 4, a fixing plate 45 at the rear end is superposed on a tank fixing bracket 26 provided between the left and the right sheet rails 6 together with the tongue form stay 38 of the fuel tank 10, and they are fastened together by a bolt 47.
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B62J35/00; F02M37/00; (IPC1-7): B62J35/00; F02M37/00