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Matther777 04-04-2013 08:03 PM

gas cans.
 
Hey guys I am looking for gas cans. What brands do you like. I have been having trouble finding ones that aren't a pain to open an close. Reading some reviews some people have the same issues. I just want your input ha :)

wat5150 04-04-2013 08:43 PM

I use Blitz. They are tough containers. They are a few years old. Some of the newer ones have a pain in the @ss spout on them though.

The Cleaning Doctor 04-04-2013 09:15 PM

I pick up any of the old cans I can get my hands on at garage sales and ones that fly out of the back of trucks and trailers.

Matther777 04-04-2013 09:16 PM

Hahaha Yea. I know the news ones have lame spouts I never would of thought I would have trouble finding a good gas can. What a pain!

stevef1201 04-05-2013 07:02 AM

You can thank the EPA for the new anti fume spout. The environmentalists thin that by having these spouts we are going to save the planet. I look at garage sales and try to find the old style cans.

willshome 04-05-2013 08:00 AM

Quote:

Originally Posted by stevef1201 (Post 125006)
You can thank the EPA for the new anti fume spout. The environmentalists thin that by having these spouts we are going to save the planet. I look at garage sales and try to find the old style cans.

I end up spilling gas because of the new spouts. The gov. can mess everything up

Steve 04-05-2013 04:04 PM

Are these the blitz cans you mean? I hadn't tried them yet but they gotta be way better than the 5 gallon can with no spout.

http://www.blitzusa.com/products/fue...0Gas%20Can.jpg

stevef1201 04-05-2013 04:15 PM

Quote:

Originally Posted by willshome (Post 125014)
I end up spilling gas because of the new spouts. The gov. can mess everything up

RUN RUN FOR LIFE when the man walks up to you and says "Im from the government and Im here to help."

LawnBoy0311 04-05-2013 04:28 PM

Quote:

Originally Posted by stevef1201 (Post 125050)
RUN RUN FOR LIFE when the man walks up to you and says "Im from the government and Im here to help."

Thats like a 2nd LT in the Marine Corps saying "follow me", or a Major saying "I've got an idea...."

Von Bobbeh 04-05-2013 08:28 PM

I use two five gallon cans with spouts like steve showed, except I disabled the store/pour mechanism.


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