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6400 gallon storage tank- pick it up -it's yours

Discussion in 'Used Plowing and Truck Equipment Forum' started by NW Snow Removal, Mar 29, 2010.

  1. NW Snow Removal

    NW Snow Removal Senior Member
    Messages: 533

    been trying to sell this thing for a year now and have no takers. it is in the southwest suburbs of chicago. The 6400 gallon storage tank is available. Includes locking handle, 1 1/2 inch 15 ft hose and banjo fittings. Color: White poly Gallons: 6500 Dia. 120" Height: 152" Lbs: 1346 . can fit on a large trailer. with very long straps.
  2. NW Snow Removal

    NW Snow Removal Senior Member
    Messages: 533

    it was used for storing liquid magic. organic de icer. this tank is free all you have to do is pick it up
  3. swtiih

    swtiih PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,179

    Do you have any pictures
  4. SnowMatt13

    SnowMatt13 PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,559

    Intersted also....
    How wide and tall is the tank?
    No breaks or anything? When do you want it gone?
  5. JohnnyRoyale

    JohnnyRoyale 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,935

    Too far or I would take it. Wide load permits and escorts would cost a fortune to get it up here.
  6. JD Dave

    JD Dave PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 11,194

    About $2500- 3500. I just brought a sprayer in wide load from Indiana about that size and it cost $4800. I split the load cost with another guy who also bought a sprayer. The problem is the height, you would need a trailer that is lower then 18", preferably 12". You won't need any escorts for 10ft wide my sprayer was 12ft and didn't need any.
    Last edited: Apr 1, 2010
  7. where in chicago are you?
  8. NW Snow Removal

    NW Snow Removal Senior Member
    Messages: 533

    bridgeview I can email you pics. pm me your email address, but I have a guy looking at it monday.
  9. cretebaby

    cretebaby PlowSite Veteran
    Messages: 4,162

    You get rid of these yet?
  10. tojay22

    tojay22 Member
    Messages: 82

    can u post pics?
  11. NW Snow Removal

    NW Snow Removal Senior Member
    Messages: 533

    it's gone thanks. I was emailing pics. a sima member from central IL drove up and grabbed it yesterday!
  12. 4man

    4man Junior Member
    Messages: 15

    Thanks for the tank, it made the trip worthwhile.

    Water Tank 1.jpg

    Water Tank 2.jpg
  13. ServiceOnSite

    ServiceOnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 950

    Was this hauled wrong or something??? Im just wondering why no one else grabbed this thing.
  14. RLM

    RLM PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,270

    It was to far for me to grab. I just bought a 8000 gal fiberglss one for $ 300 off craigslist, liquid cal supplier told me plan on 40-60 cents/gal, for the right tanks ( $3200-4800 new). This tank was orginally bought to hold brine for a fruit plant, so it was designed for the weight. From my understanding you can't just use water tanks as cal is about 12 or 14 lbs/gal. I guess he has a demand for used tanks also, he said if I come across more to let him know, he has some towns looking.
  15. alwayz-plowin

    alwayz-plowin Senior Member
    Messages: 166

    How in the world did u guys get that on the trailer?!?!?!?!??!

  16. 4man

    4man Junior Member
    Messages: 15

    We got it on with a skid, and some long ratchet straps. After it is empty it doesnt weigh that much.
  17. RichG53

    RichG53 PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,135

    Read his post tells you every thing...

    We need some PICS............................................................................