500 litre water tank – FAQ’s – frequently asked questions on why buy an Enduramaxx 500-litre water tank (110 gallons). This tank is a popular tank for potable drinking water and rainwater harvesting – for construction, industrial and agricultural water storage. Following is a list of frequently asked questions for these tanks.
Types of 500 Litre Tanks
Enduramaxx manufactures a number of 500-litre water tanks either vertical, horizontal, baffled slimline and transport bowser style water tanks for rainwater and potable drinking water which are WRAS approved. Let us run over a few details on each style.
Is it possible to get a rainwater filter for the 500-litre water tank?
Rainwater harvesting filters are available for these tanks, these rainwater harvesting filters prevent the leaves and moss from entering the tank and save a build-up of sediment in the tanks.
How is a 500-litre tank delivered?
The 500-litre water tank is generally delivered on a small truck, a bin size lorry as standard. If you require a smaller vehicle, specific day or time for delivery, please contact us to discuss.
Is it possible to get larger outlets?
Yes, lager BSP outlets and flanged connections are available, see more details here or contact us to discuss options.
Can I purchase fluid category 5 compliant 500-litre water tanks?
Fluid category 5 fluids representing a serious health hazard because of the concentration of pathogenic organisms, radioactive or very toxic substances, including any fluid which contains– (a) faecal material or other human waste; / (b) butchery or other animal waste; or / (c) pathogens from any other source. Our fluid category 5 break tank for potable and non-potable water are all fully DWI approved and meet the specific requirements of Regulation 31. For cold water storage cisterns and design recommendations for mains supply inlets. More details are available to download here.
Our range of Fluid Category 5 AB Air Gap Break Tanks are available online here
Can I get a FORS or Hiab offload?
Yes, a FORs and hiab offload is available upon request, please contact us to discuss.
What base does a 500-litre tank need to sit on?
It is very important that tanks are installed on a surface that is smooth, level, firm and supports the tank completely. A reinforced concrete base is the best solution and be sure to secure tanks and stands. This tank when it is full will weigh in excess of 500 kg.
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