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Petrol prices hurting wallet? Try stealing it instead!

posted by Rothko at 7:17 AM on 19, 2005

Well, he could like driving for a really time.

Somebody in my neighborhood two tanks in two days to siphoning heights ). That’s probably 40 with just a piece of hose.

Yeah, I heard have been alot drive offs (the gas of the dine and dash) back on the coast since Katrina all the price spikes.

It will only get worse we have cops stationed at stations gaurding the precious, petroletum.

posted by fenriq at AM on September 19, 2005

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Pump != Siphon. Siphons can move liquid in a net downward

I wonder how many loads of he would have to steal to up the cost of all that equipment? I if he’s really managed to off such a brazen stunt

45 he’s probably well the black.

I wonder how many loads of he would have to steal to up the cost of all that equipment?

sure he’s reselling it, so he’s probably recouped his nicely by now.

It’s he didn’t pay for the equipment. If someone has access to the equipment already for it (like someone who drives the trucks — that don’t make a lot of $$), it wouldn’t be very hard.

Since large transport (like a semi) use diesel and a fuel trucker probably to many other truckers, he where to sell it.

Someone in an thread mentioned that are grey market resellers who modified vans that gas out to rural areas. Maybe I it on Fark

Didn’t George put out a documentary about this guy in ’81?

posted by clawtros at AM on September 19, 2005

That’s less than $1,000? got to be a better way to steal $1,000. would have made one explosion though.

posted by geoff. at 10:15 AM on 19, 2005

Or just check out GasBuddy. or the other people down cheap gas. often stupidly pay more at one when they could a couple miles and pay much

Disclaimer: I work for GasTips. my pet project within this

I’ve linked to a competitor to be Also, we’re just in the American market, whereas been going there for a so do whatever helps you most.

I have a friend who siphoned gas for a

He actualy built a cig-lighter pump that would the gas and pump it directly into his Took ten minute and he was able to in the car the whole time.

Just that was kind of intresting.

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posted by delmoi at AM on September 19, 2005

I’ve doing drive-offs for some now. I only do it at places I know for a fact that the isn’t charged for it, and I know I can get

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