Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 06-01-2007, 05:07 PM   #1
Almost There
nyrockingchairs's Avatar
Join Date: Apr 2007
Location: Western New York
Posts: 98
weight of WVO

Hello all,

I secured a good source of WVO today and basically they told me they produce about 10-12 of the 35 lbs bottles every week, which they leave outside of their kitchen for disposal. I picked up 1 bottle today, missed pickup day by 1 day or else I would have gotten all of them from this week too.

My question is how many gallons are these 35 lbs bottles? From my knowledge of water at around 8 lbs per gallon I am guessing these are about 4 gallon bottles.

1 step closer to running on free fuel.
1988 Chevrolet S6000 8.2L Detroit Diesel
nyrockingchairs is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-02-2007, 03:55 PM   #2
Bus Geek
the_experience03's Avatar
Join Date: Feb 2006
Location: Saint James, MN
Posts: 2,669
Send a message via MSN to the_experience03 Send a message via Yahoo to the_experience03
Re: weight of WVO

It is dependent on the specific type, but the weight ranges from 7.2-7.7 pounds per gallon. 7.5 is a nice number to work with.

That means your 35 lbs containers are about 4.33 gallons give or take.
Skooling state at a time...
the_experience03 is offline   Reply With Quote

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
weight and doors woody Conversion General Discussions 2 11-29-2011 06:26 PM
Actual weight of a Bus Coma Conversion General Discussions 0 08-17-2010 03:16 PM
Bus titles & weight the_experience03 Titles, Insurance, Registration and Money Matters 4 08-27-2009 08:54 PM
Bus Weight phillip266 Everything Else | General Skoolie Discussions 3 05-26-2005 09:58 AM
WEIGHT STATIONS phillip266 Conversion General Discussions 2 01-08-2005 09:53 AM

» Virginia Campgrounds

Reviews provided by

Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v3.2.3

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 08:17 AM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 4
Copyright ©2000 - 2016, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.