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Old 30 July 2012, 09:06   #1
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25Lt clear plastic containers

I need to drain some (possibly contaminated) petrol out of my internal tank and need a couple of the clear plastic containers. Anyone know where I can pick some up, ideally Fareham area but Southampton or Portsmouth are possible?
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Right time, wrong place...

Damn, and there I was, wondering how to shift these from my compound.

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Old 30 July 2012, 10:14   #3
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Damn, and there I was, wondering how to shift these from my compound.

Absolutely perfect.............apart from the distance!!!
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Camping shops tend to have them - maybe a bargain due to the 'summer' weather ? All the same shops down this way are desperate to flog anything they can !
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Halfords or local school/swimming pool, maybe even a car
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Camping shops tend to have them - maybe a bargain due to the 'summer' weather ? All the same shops down this way are desperate to flog anything they can !
Thanks Peter

I will give that a try, I did look in a small local camping shop but they only had the collapsible type that is for water only. Was a bit worried that I might get 25 litres of unleaded sloshing around in the boot after it melted!!

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Hand car wash, now thats somwhere I did not think of. Looks like a detour on the way home.

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Carwash is a good bet. Pools are a possible, but avoid the chemical drums. The local Chinese restaurant is a possible too - commercial detergents are supplied in them. Most of them are 20L, BTW.

I have some very classy black ones that I haul fuel in
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Carwash is a good bet. Pools are a possible, but avoid the chemical drums. The local Chinese restaurant is a possible too - commercial detergents are supplied in them. Most of them are 20L, BTW.

I have some very classy black ones that I haul fuel in
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So if the local car wash is a no go, looks like I could be in for a takeaway tonight!!
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Local tip, sorry, recycling centre.
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