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Old 02-11-2010, 05:12 PM
CROCODILE CROCODILE is offline
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Seal Coat Tank

Looking to start residential sealcoating in my area this upcoming year. I have been looking at my options on a sealcoat tank. I, like alot of people on here have a limited amount of money I can spend. I have taken into account that I need to use some of my resources on other pieces of equipment, insurance and advertising. I have been watching craigslist, ebay and different online sealcoat equipment suppliers.
I have found a few in my search based on the amount of money I have for start up. I have some examples below.

http://cgi.ebay.com/Asphalt-Sealcoat...item2eab0adc99



http://pittsburgh.craigslist.org/bfs/1589441959.html

I have read just about every post here on the sealcoating forum...and I understand that some of the members here have there opinons about the choices I have listed above.

I do appreciate any comments.
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Old 02-12-2010, 04:50 PM
omniplayer omniplayer is offline
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I tried to click on your links and it said they were no longer valid. How much are you looking to spend?
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Old 02-12-2010, 07:14 PM
CROCODILE CROCODILE is offline
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I guess the above links are not working. One of the examples was a tank from asphaltkingdon. The other is from somebody on craigslist who is building tanks. Try these links..

http://www.asphaltkingdom.com/paveme...ng-system.html




http://cleveland.craigslist.org/bfs/1597483834.html
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Old 02-12-2010, 09:30 PM
omniplayer omniplayer is offline
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If you are looking for a skid loaded tank then I see what you mean. If you want a tank on a trailer then your money is way better spent on one like mine. If those are new on a trailer going for 5-6,000 then doesn't it make sense to go with a unit that costs $14,000 new and used 3 years old for only six?
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Old 02-12-2010, 11:50 PM
pave man pave man is offline
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sealcoating equipment and tanks

When I was looking for sealcoating equipment I stumbled across a pretty good guide to sealcoating equipment at www.pavemanpro.com. It goes over the major systems of a sealcoating machine and helps with understanding what's best for your situation. They also have a good used sealcoating equipment post.
hope that helps.

B

Last edited by pave man; 02-12-2010 at 11:55 PM. Reason: messed up
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Old 02-18-2010, 09:58 PM
bmeek bmeek is offline
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We are selling our complete business- Including;
-2008 Seal-Rite SR-700 Extended Deck Trailer Unit
*7,000lb Axels with electric brakes on each axle
*30 Gallon Jenny Air Compressor Powered by a 13 HP Electric start Honda Engine,
*Full Sweep variable speed Hydraulic Agitation with 3/8" rubber wiper blades on each paddle,
*2" Wilden P8 Air Operated Dual Diaphragm Pump,
*3 Gallon Filter Pot,
*150 ft Hannay Manual Wind Hose Reel
*100ft of 3/4" 300 psi Hand Hose on Swivel Mount with 6 1/2ft Aluminum Spray Wand
*2ft Extended deck includes Heat Shield, Metal deck and dual propane tank holders with two 30 gallon propane tanks, 29 Gallon Plastic water tank with 5gpm Wilden Air-operated dual diaphragm pump, 50ft of hose
with nozzle and brush box.
ALSO has......
*Cleasby 30 gallon Direct Fire Melter
*Equipped with 61"x35" Ramp/Gate
*6" Chrome 250,000 candle watt off-road Light bar and strobe lights
*Spare tire, mounted on unit and lockable
*6 HP Billy Goat FORCE Blower
*2 Gallon Hot Crackseal Pour Pot
*Wooden handle V-squeegee with replacements
*8' Heavy Duty wooden handle with Tapered end Squeegee (x2)
*16" Polypropylene Street Broom
*18" Safety Cones (x10)
*4HP Gas powered Billy Goat Grazer (crack cleaning)
Used for one season only.
Will include all as unit or part out tools. This is a low start up cost business that has a ton of potential. This unit would also be a nice addition to an existing asphalt maintenance company or a small outfit looking to expand. Already an established Oregon business, and willing to sell the entity as a whole, but can easily remove existing signage
Please feel free to call with any questions
Becca @ (541) 891-7851
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