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giveitago

Water, juice,rainwater storage

I came across a company called 3c trading ltd. (cant add the link sorry).

They do very big fluid storage units.
perlogalism

You mean This?

Bit out of my price bracket Shocked but thanks for posting anyway.
Frazzled_Barbie

I do it a bit of occasional techy work for a company that sell rainwater harvesting tanks - am sure that I could get a bit of a discount on tanks if required. Here is the link http://www.irrigationuk.com/water-tanks-accessories/cat_1006.html
TimNeo

Bit late, but I use old juice containers called IBCs, they're about 25 2nd hand.

http://www.waark.com/tag/ibc/
Aliveandkicking

I have seven IBCs on my field where I have no mains water, just that which I collect from my small barn roof. Also five used house baths, two large round galvanised cattle drinkers, two stainless steel dairy containers and various waterbutts. With all of these I can just about collect and keep enough rainwater for the polytunnel, veggie and fruit beds, ducks, hens and goats. The IBCs weren't cheap at all, the baths were free, the other containers were secondhand and priced accordingly. I couldn't manage without the IBCs.
dpack

they need to still have the metal cage thing

pallet and front loader is useful

im not sure how uv resistant they are so a "cosy"might be a good idea ,helps resist algae as well
Nick

they need to still have the metal cage thing

pallet and front loader is useful

im not sure how uv resistant they are so a "cosy"might be a good idea ,helps resist algae as well


I've had one outside in full sun for eight years, it's 100% fine. Painting it black, however, would have stopped it going green.
TTouch Homestead

You can get black ibc's. We have 7 around the homestead that are gradually getting connected to the guttering. Amazing where they fit as quite compact! Got mine off ebay.
Nick

Yep, hundreds on eBay, from under thirty quid. Location will be the key, I guess.
dpack

a cosy seems sensible

would a spin in a bale wrapper do the job ?
dpack

as a heat store they may be good for planting stuff in the warm patch
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