According to an article published at nbcnews.com today, our government passed a little law in that recent stimulus package (no surprise) requiring all portable gas cans to have a spark arrestor. While we know they won’t sound as cool as this CT Racing Super Trap spark arrestor, they will have a similar or screen type suppressor. Will they make gas cans safer? We don’t think so, as we feel most fires or explosions are due to the miss use of cans such as pouring gas on fires or spilling it on a hot engine.
For us, we like to carry extra gas in the Gas Bag read about it HERE.