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Posted: 11/17/2008 12:09:17 PM EDT
I found some "oil cans" that appear identical to regular MFCs (US Mil plastic type, not NATO). I have never seen an "oil can" like these and think it is a regular MFC, mislabeled by the guy selling them. Any idea if there is a 5 gallon oil can that looks like an MFC? If it is an oil can, would it still work for gas storage with a Viton gasket added? The screw on unleaded nozzle fits them, and they are only $8. Thanks for shedding any light on these.
Link Posted: 11/17/2008 12:20:45 PM EDT

I dun'no, I've never seen one for "oil"

Care to share your source for the nozzle? IM me
Link Posted: 11/17/2008 3:45:01 PM EDT
It's an "oil can" because itis illegal to sell a non-CARB complaint "gas" can in many states.

It is legal, however, to sell an "oil" can.

Ops

ETA: Got a link?
Link Posted: 11/17/2008 4:10:37 PM EDT
Tagged for the link



Vulcan94
Link Posted: 11/17/2008 4:11:34 PM EDT
Yeah I would love to know the source as well if your willing to share...IM would be fine :)
Link Posted: 11/17/2008 5:48:01 PM EDT
Ditto for Info

IM me if ya get a chance
Link Posted: 11/17/2008 5:55:33 PM EDT
[Last Edit: 11/17/2008 5:56:50 PM EDT by Gamma762]
Originally Posted By Spasm:
Yeah I would love to know the source as well if your willing to share...IM would be fine :)

+1

I was just about to get some el cheapo fuel cans and would be very interested in something a bit better quality.
Link Posted: 11/17/2008 6:39:10 PM EDT
put me down for some of that linkage...
Link Posted: 11/17/2008 6:50:30 PM EDT
Major's call the Euro can an "oil can" but they don't show any MFCs: Euro military steel oil can

Link Posted: 11/18/2008 7:08:53 AM EDT
I would hook everyone up, but the price is wholesale and requires them to be bought in pallet loads (60 to a pallet). I thought about a group buy, but once they are remailed, the shipping would prevent them from being any kind of deal. I'll look into the shipping just in case I'm wrong.
Link Posted: 11/18/2008 8:14:58 AM EDT
Originally Posted By ThePatriot556:
I would hook everyone up, but the price is wholesale and requires them to be bought in pallet loads (60 to a pallet). I thought about a group buy, but once they are remailed, the shipping would prevent them from being any kind of deal. I'll look into the shipping just in case I'm wrong.

That's fine with me. If they have a bunch, maybe different members from the same general local can order a pallet together and split it among st themselves? I know I'd like to get at least 8 more of them for the right price.

Can I ask how much they want for a pallet of them and does this price include shipping?
Link Posted: 11/18/2008 9:24:49 AM EDT
Originally Posted By airgunner:
Originally Posted By ThePatriot556:
I would hook everyone up, but the price is wholesale and requires them to be bought in pallet loads (60 to a pallet). I thought about a group buy, but once they are remailed, the shipping would prevent them from being any kind of deal. I'll look into the shipping just in case I'm wrong.

That's fine with me. If they have a bunch, maybe different members from the same general local can order a pallet together and split it among st themselves? I know I'd like to get at least 8 more of them for the right price.

Can I ask how much they want for a pallet of them and does this price include shipping?


Shipping is extra, I'll find out how much. Might take a few days, going out of town for the holiday.
Link Posted: 11/18/2008 9:55:50 AM EDT
Originally Posted By ThePatriot556:
Shipping is extra, I'll find out how much. Might take a few days, going out of town for the holiday.

No problem. Just let me know. IM me if you prefer. Thanks!

Link Posted: 11/20/2008 6:46:11 PM EDT
www.jerrycans.org
Link Posted: 11/21/2008 3:45:41 AM EDT
[Last Edit: 11/21/2008 3:46:09 AM EDT by whiskerz]
in for 10 if we can get the shipping handled want
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