Patent Number: 6,192,918

Title: Pressure vessel assembly

Abstract: The pressure vessel (1) forming the fuel tank has an opening (22) with a flange (3) to accept a flanged accessories plate (4) as a lid. A plate has a fuel outlet (12), a fuel return (13), a blow-off safety valve (15) and a filling line. A fuel pump (11) is suspended off the plate with electrical connections (16) to drive the pump. The pump is suspended from the plate by exchangeable spacer device (10). It ensures that the bottom of the pump is near the base of the fuel tank.

Inventors: Jaasma; Servatius Alfons Maria (Eindhoven, NL), Den Hartog; Marcus Johannes Petrus Gerardus (Eindhoven, NL)

Assignee: Vialle Beheer B.V.

International Classification: B60K 15/03 (20060101); F02M 37/08 (20060101); F02M 37/10 (20060101); F02M 037/04 (); F16K 027/08 ()

Expiration Date: 02/27/2018