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Old 04-17-2018, 04:47 AM
peterdsmith794 peterdsmith794 is offline
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Default Cleaning Old Tank

Hi all,

I just picked up a used BFT tank that needs a thorough cleaning. Any recommendations on products and/or process?
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Old 04-23-2018, 12:02 AM
Christian Christian is offline
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Slosh a bunch of diesel around inside it. I did that with mine for years and have never had any build up.
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Old 04-23-2018, 08:57 PM
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Depending on how bad the buildup is id say 1/2 cup of lye mixed in a gallon of water and fill the tank up with hot water and then pour your lye mixture in there. I am pretty sure my tank is horrendous and i bought a 5mm inspection camera with led so i can see just how good or bad my tank is before and after i clean it out this summer.
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clean, tank

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