3.5 Tonne Outdoor Domestic Pellet Storage Tank - 2.0m(L) x2.0m(W) x2.425m(H) Self Build (excl VAT and delivery)
3.5 tonne storage bin for wood pellets. These pellet stores are designed to be assembled quickly and easily using simple nuts and bolts. Pellet stores are supplied flat packed with easy to follow assembly instructions guiding you through each step. Flat packed delivery ensures stores can be transported through narrow doorways. Stores take an average of 4 hours for 2 people to assemble.
Designed and tested to be able to cope with all weather conditions, the fully sealed and ventilated unit completely prevents condensation and moisture entry, keeping your pellets in perfect condition.
Twin Camlocks for Bulk Filling & Dust Extraction
Large Inspection Window
Feed Shut Off Slide
Manual Extraction Chute can be positioned on any side
Feed Outlet can be positioned on any side
Suitable for auger Vacuum Systems
Footprint = 2.0m x 2.0m
Height = 2.425m
Volume = 3.5 tonnes
Notes for installations.
Please ensure the area is sufficiently vented.
If a extension on the inlet pipe is required, it is recommend that there is a soft bend, not a 90 degree angle which will cause damage to pellets during delivery.
The delivery pipe on the storage unit must be made from metal and must be earthed. Static can build up on plastic piping and is a fire hazard.
A maximum length of 3 meter auger is recommended. Beside or on the other side of a wall to the boiler is recommended.
It is recommended that storage unit has a flexible rubber sheet hanging opposite the inlet pipe. This will stop pellet damage during delivery. It is essential that pellets are not blown against a wall or hard floor.
The inside of the storage unit needs to be free from electrical sockets, electrical switches, lights and electrical fittings. This is to prevent a dust explosion.
Storage Unit should not be positioned where it would result in a fire risk
The unit needs to have the appropriate fitting for accommodating a blown delivery from the pellet supplier. This is a male 4 inch cam-lock fitting, which is included in this package
The camlock fitting should be at chest height and easily accessible
Storage Unit needs to be properly sealed to control dust and designed to reduce condensation.
Many pellet suppliers deliver a minimum delivery 3 tonnes so it is recommended that a larger unit is used
Where extensions on the intake pipe is required, it is recommeded that it has no more than 2 soft bends
Delivery pipe cannot be taken through a domestic household for Health and Safety reasons.
If you use a camlock fitting on your vent pipe please ensure that this is not covered or closed over to enable air to cirulate.
Pellet suppliers can blow between 20 and 40 metres.If distance any further than this, the supplier may request the customer to sign a disclaimer.
Lorry dimensions are as follows 12m (L) x 3.9m (H) x 4m (W)
Ensure the store in well ventilated prior to cleaning or entering to prevent the build up of toxic fumes