Baffled Water Tanks for Vans – What tank is best?
Baffled Water Tanks for Vans – What style is best? Baffled tanks are ideal for water transportation for vans, trucks, window cleaners and car valets for a supply of clean water or for dirty water collections. The baffling is provided by the baffles which go through the tanks and stop the water sloshing from side to side during transport. These tanks are also used for providing water supply for store water for pressure washing, irrigating / plant watering and car washing.
How are baffled tanks mounted?
Baffled slimline tanks are available in many either as flat, horizontal, or upright versions depending on the space available in the van. These can all be plastic tanks and be fixed to the floor by framework or by mounting thought the mounting feet on the horizontal transport tanks.
How heavy will my baffled water tank be?
Hoe heavy the tank is will depend on the size of water tank you chose, 1 litre of water is 1 kg, so care should be taken not to overload the van with a tank which is too heavy.
Can I store drinking water in these baffled tanks?
All our baffled tanks in blue, black and natural are suitable for potable drinking water storage. These are WRAS (Water Regulations Advisory Scheme) approved and DWI approved and meet the specific requirements of Regulation 31. Regulation 31 ensures that water suppliers, when producing and distributing drinking water, only use products and substances that do not cause any detrimental effects on the safety or quality of the drinking water.
Our Baffled Water Tank Range
|Code||Capacity||Outlet||Lid||Dims (mm)||Product Link|
|17150401||400 Litre Horizontal||1.5?||255||1200 x 400 x 1050||Product Link|
|17160401||400 Litre Upright||1.5?||255||1050 x 400 x 1200||Product Link|
|17170401||400 Litre Flat||1.5?||255||1200 x 1050 x 400||Product Link|
|17150501||500 Litre Horizontal||1.5?||255||1200 x 500 x 1050||Product Link|
|17160501||500 Litre Upright||1.5?||255||1050 x 500 x 1200||Product Link|
|17170501||500 Litre Flat||1.5?||255||1200 x 1050 x 500||Product Link|
|17150801||800 Litre Horizontal||1.5?||255||1350 x 600 x 1200||Product Link|
|17160801||800 Litre Upright||1.5?||255||1200 x 600 x 1350||Product Link|
|17170801||800 Litre Flat||1.5?||255||1350 x 1200 x 600||Product Link|
|17151001||1000 Litre Horizontal||1.5?||255||1650 x 600 x 1200||Product Link|
|17161001||1000 Litre Upright||1.5?||255||1200 x 600 x 1650||Product Link|
|17171001||1000 Litre Flat||1.5?||255||1650 x 1200 x 600||Product Link|
View our Transport Tank Range
|Code||Horizontal Tanks||Outlet||Lid||Dims (mm)||Product Link|
|17100501||500L Horizontal||1.5?||355||1190 x 1050 x 530||Product Link|
|17101001||700L Horizontal||1.5?||355||1190 x 1050 x 725||Product Link|
|17101201||1200L Horizontal||2?||455||1920 x 1170 x 820||Product Link|
|17101501||1500L Horizontal||2?||455||1920 x 1170 x 850||Product Link|
|17102501||2000L Horizontal||2?||455||2050 x 1500 x 1100||Product Link|
Customised Baffled Tanks
Our baffled water tanks are manufactured from medium-density polyethene (MDPE) and are semi-translucent in natural, which is ideal for seeing the water level of your tank. Black and blue tanks are available from stock. Being used stabilised they are suitable to be mounted outside on trailers and not affected by the weather or direct sunlight.
Baffled Water Tank Lid
These baffled water tanks are fitted with a 255m / 9″ lid which provides access for submersible pumps or for the installation of extra fittings.
Fusion Welded Sockets
The tanks are fitted with outlets in standard locations which are available on the above product links if you require the tank outlet in a different position we can fit fusion-welded sockets allowing flexible positioning of inlets and outlets on the tank. Multiple extra sockets can be added depending on what you require. These outlets are available in the following size; ½ inch BSP Female, ¾ inch BSP Female, 1 inch BSP Female, 1 ¼ inch BSP Female, 1 ½ inch BSP Female, 2 inch BSP Female, ¾ inch BSP Male, 1 inch BSP Male, 1 ½ inch BSP Male
For more details on our baffled water tanks for vans, please get in touch today.