need new fuel cans

Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by grass disaster, Mar 29, 2007.

  1. grass disaster

    grass disaster LawnSite Silver Member
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    i need a set of fuel cans
    where is a good place to find what i need??????????


    i need 3, 2.5 gallon cans

    3 different colors
    1 reg fuel
    1 diesel
    1 mixed gas

    i want some good cans. along with some kind of tray to put them in. it's for an enclosed trailer
     
  2. FiveOJoe

    FiveOJoe LawnSite Member
    from NJ
    Posts: 249

    I bought mine at Lowes, Red for gas or gas mix, yellow for diesel.

    I just marked the mix can "MIX". I believe if it's gas mix it's still supposed to be red.
    I keep my gas in a 5 gal and my mix in a 2.5 so I don't grab the wrong one.
     
  3. Flex-Deck

    Flex-Deck LawnSite Silver Member
    Posts: 2,846

    OH, let's see. Try Lowes, Menards, Home Depot, TrueValue, Farm and Fleet, Farm King, Sears, Your JD Dealer, Your Kubota Dealer, Your eXmark Dealer, Your Scag Dealer, Your Dixie Dealer, Your Bad Boy Dealer, Your Hustler Dealer, and any other mower Dealers. If you can not find a gas can at one of these places, I would try the internet. Type in "Gas Containers" Gas Can's" "Fuel Containers" "Fuel Can's" then click on "Search". If you have not luck there, you are @@@@ out of luck. :hammerhead: :hammerhead: :hammerhead:
     
  4. dodgeguy99

    dodgeguy99 LawnSite Member
    from MN
    Posts: 22

    i buy my gas cans at mills fleet farm or northern tool i use red for gas yellow for diesel and the blue karosene cans for the mix gas
     
  5. martinfan06

    martinfan06 LawnSite Senior Member
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    Nice idea on the mix can Ill have to see if have any in my area.
     
  6. grass disaster

    grass disaster LawnSite Silver Member
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    i'm tired of haveing my cans tossed about in the trailer.

    i'm looking for something a little more organized.
     
  7. ooo

    ooo LawnSite Member
    Posts: 235

    Is there anywhere to buy the old style nozzles? i hate those new ones with the saftey BS on them.
     
  8. mowerman90

    mowerman90 LawnSite Bronze Member
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  9. walker-talker

    walker-talker LawnSite Platinum Member
    from Midwest
    Posts: 4,771

    Check out the Blitz Fuel Station. I just bought 2 of the 15 gallon tanks and mounted them on my trailer...high and out of the way. I will try and get some pics if you are interested.
     
  10. ooo

    ooo LawnSite Member
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    Might have to try those, anythings better....thx!
     

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