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Old 03-14-2016, 07:32 PM   #31
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Yes I plan on getting the 100 gal the dimensions are what I am roughly looking for.

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Something else I had thought on my way in to work today, who actually travels with a tank full of water anyway? I mean, long distances you might need a little, but for maximized fuel economy, I'd rather leave as little as possible in it anyway.

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Something else I had thought on my way in to work today, who actually travels with a tank full of water anyway? I mean, long distances you might need a little, but for maximized fuel economy, I'd rather leave as little as possible in it anyway.

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Good point. Local area to localish sites, some might be useful. It's when you start getting further on in longer distances you'd probably want to have more onboard
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Actually, I do. I fill when I'm sure it isn't going to freeze and keep full all summer. In a full size bus, I don't think that another 850 lbs is going to make all that much difference in fuel mileage.
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Actually, I do. I fill when I'm sure it isn't going to freeze and keep full all summer. In a full size bus, I don't think that another 850 lbs is going to make all that much difference in fuel mileage.
You may be right. I was thinking g of when I pulled my travel trailer, I always emptied it to save fuel on my Tahoe. Big difference in a 5.7L 350 Chevy and a 7.2L 3126b Cat....
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OK remember I am new and will make many dumb statements,.....with that said.

Aside from the sloshing (sorry don't know the fancy equation) what about lateral movement? Something tells me 100 gallons of swishing water moving about might cause some interesting issues with lateral movement.
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If you plan to install it as I am, under the bed in the rear, some 1X2 fastened to the floor should keep it from sliding anywhere.
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