I've been wanting a larger tank for my Mityvac, I will have to try something like this. I noticed after a couple of years the rubber hoses on mine are starting to give up. I suspect it is the nature of the beast, as it has seen atf, brake and gear fluids.
Originally Posted By: ST2008
I recycled a damaged bottle from the Blackstone oil kit. I glued two brass inserts (watts, A-8 96760-PT,1/4" OD) in to the bottle cap with epoxy. Now I can extract oil directly into a new bottle without draining my oil. The other good thing about this bottle cap is it also fits with many 1 quart oil bottles.
Originally Posted By: SHOZ
I'm using a MityVac bottle. At 15"Hg it starts to collapse so you need one with some stiff sidewalls. A heavy duty lab vacuum bottle would work.