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Unread 09-15-2010, 03:52 PM   #1
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Default Might be scoring a 1000 gallon LP tank for free!

Guess what I am looking to make if it works out? Dont worry I will have someone else do the initial cutting.
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A crib?
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I worry for the person that will be doing the intial cutting!! Are you thinking about making some sort of Angus Cooker?
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That willbe a BEAST pics a must if you get it
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i have looked at my 500 gallon and thinking it would be too big. holy crap a 1000, would hold enough meat to feed half of st lewey. how many axels would you need under something like that? i am think two with a steerable tag ax to drop when you have a full load of wood on.
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i have looked at my 500 gallon and thinking it would be too big. holy crap a 1000, would hold enough meat to feed half of st lewey. how many axels would you need under something like that? i am think two with a steerable tag ax to drop when you have a full load of wood on.
True dat. I ended up selling the 500 gallon tank I had cause I thought that one was just too big.

A 1000 gallon tank is roughly 16ft long, 4' high, 3.5' in diameter, and weighs about 1700+ pounds.
http://www.missiongas.com/lpgastankdimensions.htm

That is going to be a beast, Marty! Can't wait to see what ya do with it.

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Alright... Dude... IF you end up getting this thing, you've GOT to let me know. I HAVE to watch this thing get built!

I would recommend this:
http://www.govdeals.com/index.cfm?fa...134&acctID=832

instead of a trailer to mount it on though....
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I would cut it in half and make two. You could sell one to pay for the other.

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I would cut it in half and make two. You could sell one to pay for the other.

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I like this idea!
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Best of luck Marty. Is it at St Richards??

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