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Old 07-17-2019, 12:23 PM   #1
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Where's cheap water tanks

I've Looking for cheap water tanks in Canada for while now and I must not be looking in the right place.

Here's my best options at the moment . Shipped to my door.
2x26ga is $450
1x63 GA is $520

The prices are too steep for me. Yes I know I live in Canada and I should already know we pay more but errrrrr
If you know of a good deal let me know that I can get in Canada let me know


Thanks
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Old 07-17-2019, 12:30 PM   #2
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All sizes, low pricing. I bought 3 in different sizes.


https://www.ebay.com/itm/42-Gallon-F...72.m2749.l2649
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Old 07-17-2019, 12:33 PM   #3
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I've Looking for cheap water tanks in Canada for while now and I must not be looking in the right place.

Here's my best options at the moment . Shipped to my door.
2x26ga is $450
1x63 GA is $520

The prices are too steep for me. Yes I know I live in Canada and I should already know we pay more but errrrrr
If you know of a good deal let me know that I can get in Canada let me know


Thanks
buy a water damaged trailer or motor home for less than the price of some of those tanks, and get tanks, cook stove, refrigerator, furnace, plumbing, toilets, propane valves and tank holders etc, etc, and in the case of a trailer, have a frame with wheels, suspension, wiring and lights ready to put a deck on to haul your whatever to where ever you want, all for the price of a holding tank
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Old 07-17-2019, 12:56 PM   #4
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got my 50 gallon for 65$ and its food grade. Place in IL if you need the contact info msg me and I will dig it up.
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Old 07-17-2019, 01:00 PM   #5
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buy a water damaged trailer or motor home for less than the price of some of those tanks, and get tanks, cook stove, refrigerator, furnace, plumbing, toilets, propane valves and tank holders etc, etc, and in the case of a trailer, have a frame with wheels, suspension, wiring and lights ready to put a deck on to haul your whatever to where ever you want, all for the price of a holding tank



I've been doing that, actually working in my awning tonight I just got from a camper. but for my drinking I'm going new
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Old 07-17-2019, 01:40 PM   #6
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I got a 40 Gallon tank from a crashed food truck for 15$.

It was a good deal but a bitch to mount.

In hindsight I would pay money for a new one that was easier to mount.
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Old 07-17-2019, 02:06 PM   #7
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All sizes, low pricing. I bought 3 in different sizes.


https://www.ebay.com/itm/42-Gallon-F...72.m2749.l2649
Wow thatís a great price!

Did you use this for black water too?
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Old 07-17-2019, 02:08 PM   #8
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Wow thatís a great price!

Did you use this for black water too?
Compost toilet, no black water tank. I have 2 fresh water and one gray. No reason it can't be used for a black tank.
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Old 07-17-2019, 02:18 PM   #9
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same here compost only, no black tank on the bus. 100 gal fresh water bout all I want to haul gets pretty heavy.
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Old 07-17-2019, 02:21 PM   #10
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Those are good deal even after conversion.I'm probably going with them. It's risky as customs is a pain when shipping but way cheaper than what I've been looking at. Knew Asking that question on here be a good idea. Thanks again
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