E90Post
 


GTB Performance
 
BMW 3-Series (E90 E92) Forum > E90 / E92 / E93 3-series Powertrain and Drivetrain Discussions > N54 Turbo Engine / Drivetrain / Exhaust Modifications - 335i > Air tools filters as oil catch cans?



Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
      08-09-2009, 01:32 AM   #1
invariant
Enlisted Member
1
Rep
34
Posts

 
Drives: E90 335
Join Date: May 2008
Location: 1000 Oaks, CA

iTrader: (0)

Air tools filters as oil catch cans?

I was at Sears today, and they seem to have a very nice quality Craftsman air line filter for $20 with a bracket that seems suitable. I am trying to find a picture on sears.com, but it doesn't seem to work at the moment for me. Does anybody think that air tool filters in general would be too restrictive in our application? It seems that Craftsman filter has a fluid catch can with a filter made of a block of porous brass.
Appreciate 0
      08-09-2009, 05:33 AM   #2
Spydeputy
Brigadier General
Spydeputy's Avatar
Germany
49
Rep
3,211
Posts

 
Drives: 2012,E92,335is/2008,E90,335xi
Join Date: Aug 2008
Location: Harford County, Maryland

iTrader: (18)

Garage List
2008 335xi  [0.00]
2012 335is  [1.00]
Send a message via Skype™ to Spydeputy
gotta see it to even make a guess about it. i'll look too.
__________________
2012, E92, 335is, Space Metal Gray, DINAN Stage 2, Helix FMIC, M Sport Pkg, Dbl Spoke 313 Wheels, Gray & Blk Leather, Conv. Pkg, Cold Weather Pkg, Prem Pkg, 7 Sp DCT, Navigation, Satellite / Harman Kardon Radio.
BMW CCA Member
Appreciate 0
      08-09-2009, 07:23 AM   #3
Borsig
Captain
Borsig's Avatar
Germany
21
Rep
883
Posts

 
Drives: '09 335i ///M-Sport
Join Date: Dec 2008
Location: NC

iTrader: (3)

Its just an inline seperator guys...

there are a million was to make them
Appreciate 0
      08-09-2009, 11:46 PM   #4
invariant
Enlisted Member
1
Rep
34
Posts

 
Drives: E90 335
Join Date: May 2008
Location: 1000 Oaks, CA

iTrader: (0)

Here it is: http://www.sears.com/shc/s/p_10153_1...?keyword=16009

I will try to take a picture of the insides in a few days if I stop by Sears.
Attached Images
 
Appreciate 0
      08-10-2009, 09:08 AM   #5
jlangton
Private
0
Rep
85
Posts

 
Drives: 335i E90 LCI
Join Date: Jul 2009
Location: Rochester, NY

iTrader: (2)

I used one of these to make a catch can for my s2k several years ago, it worked fine.
Appreciate 0
Reply

Bookmarks

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 08:16 AM.




e90post
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.7.0
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
1Addicts.com, BIMMERPOST.com, E90Post.com, F30Post.com, M3Post.com, ZPost.com, 5Post.com, 6Post.com, 7Post.com, XBimmers.com logo and trademark are properties of BIMMERPOST