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Old 04-30-2013, 10:05 AM   #31
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I use and have used two old 10l mayonnaise buckets for gosh probably 8 years now. Got them at work for free and they haven't done me wrong so far.
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Old 04-30-2013, 10:14 AM   #32
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So you recommend the ace hardware buckets?
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Old 04-30-2013, 04:13 PM   #33
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I reccomend this lid from ace hardware.


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Old 04-30-2013, 06:07 PM   #34
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Home Depot has the same lid, so it comes down to whatever is cheaper.
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Sure does lowes just had cheap lids. They cojldnt even hold the weight of a stack of 3 buckets without cracking. LoL
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I got the food grade buckets and the lids you see that are very tight and got like a special tool to get them off aswell.
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Old 04-30-2013, 09:59 PM   #37
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Home Depot buckets hold water very well. I had my Home Depot buckets filled to the top in my car's trunk and back seat (All 10 buckets worth of water), and not a single drop of water was in my car, even after driving for 40 miles home.
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Sounds good baron. Shame they don't do bigger ones like 10g or 15g it would make it much easier.
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I'm half tempted to get a food grade 55g water drum and drop a submersible in it to fill my tanks with, or run a line from my well into my livingroom with a short hose on the end. LoL. I'm getting tired of hauling bickets. Haha
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Sounds good baron. Shame they don't do bigger ones like 10g or 15g it would make it much easier.

Yeah, until you take into account that a 10g bucket of water would weigh almost 86 pounds, plus the bucket itself.........
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