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Old 19 May 2013, 19:51   #1
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Plastic Fuel tank - with wheels?

Anyone know of any plastic fuel tanks that have wheels fiited so they can be wheeled/dragged along by a handle when full ? Like some of the caravan water tanks.
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Old 19 May 2013, 19:55   #2
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yep thats the one...any details on it ?
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Old 19 May 2013, 21:05   #4
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woah!!! ... just found the Duramax Flo n Go above.. crazy price.
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Lightweight folding sack truck?
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Old 19 May 2013, 21:34   #6
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Lightweight folding sack truck?
yeah thanks Nos...I have one of those, picked it up from Machine Mart, just trying to put less clutter in the boat. I had the Round Ireland trip in mind, and forsee a situation where i may need to send fuel tanks away with someone to get filled and brought back to the boat, some wheels may make it easier, especially if built in to the tank. I would have to stow these empty "transfer" tanks on board during the legs, so was hoping to hit a balance of not too big but not too little capacity. I have a 200 litre under deck tank, so two 50 litre portables would probably work. I also have two - 30 litre bag tanks, but am thinking to not bring them. Think it would be easy to damage these if I handed them off to someone to get filled at a gas station , and transported along with a bunch of other plastic tanks. Also cumbersome to move around when full, as they are the sausage variety and not the wedge type.
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I see what you mean-a full 50 litre tank is a bit unwieldy and bloody heavy.

Is it worth a phonecall to Tek Tanks?
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What about a weelie bin,comes in 2 colours, Green or Grey ....ok the smaller one!
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They're known as a "gas caddy", but I wouldn't think they'd be legal in the UK.
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What about a weelie bin,comes in 2 colours, Green or Grey ....ok the smaller one!
problem is I would have to find an OAP to know which colour to put out on an evening
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