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RDS Tanks are in Stock
RDS tanks can ship in 2 to 3 days.
RDS narrow rectangular DOT approved aluminum fuel transfer tanks come with a black powder coat color.
These tanks are designed for transferring diesel, gasoline or aviation from the bed of a pickup truck. Use the transfer tank to easily provide extra fuel for automobiles, boats, 4 wheelers, generators or anything else you might have.
Enjoy the convenience of a portable gas station with a portable transfer tank. Aluminum tanks do not rust.
Narrow DOT Transfer Tank Sizes:
45 gallon - 57 inches long by 9.5 inches wide by 19.25 inches high
All RDS transfer tanks come standard with the following:
2 inch female pipe thread coupling for manual or 12V transfer pump.
No Rust Aluminum tank can be used to transport diesel, gasoline, or aviation fuel.
DOT approved tank with 1/8 inch heavy-duty aluminum construction.
Fully welded seams.
100% pressure tested.
3/16 inch heavy duty aluminum mounting brackets.
Built-in baffles reduces sloshing.
Locking gas cap.
Rollover valve (pressure relief vent).
Includes 3/8 inch FTP drain plug.
Diesel install kits are available.
Can I use your DOT tanks for gasoline legally?
Yes, we manufacture our aluminum transfer tanks to meet and exceed the requirements for gasoline and diesel.
Can I pump from your refueling tank without removing it from the bed of my truck?
Yes it is legal to pump from our tanks while still in the bed of a truck whether the tank is being used for private, state, or commercial use.
Do all of your fuel tanks have baffles inside?
Yes, all of our tanks are baffled to provide strength and support and to reduce fuel sloshing.
Are your tanks tested for leaks?
Yes, all of our tanks are visually inspected and pressure tested for leaks.
What is the aluminum fitting on top of my aluminum refueling tank?
The aluminum fitting on top of your refueling tank is a fuel tank vent with rollover protection.
Do your fuel tanks come with a warranty?
Yes, all of our tanks and toolboxes come with a one year limited warranty.
Do I need to ground my fuel tanks to the vehicle?
Yes, the tanks need to be grounded at all times. When you install the fuel tank remove the paint from the underside of the truck bed where the tank gets bolted in. That will give a sufficient ground.
How Do I mount my fuel tank?
The fuel tank will come with mounting tabs welded to the tank. You will place the tank in the desired location, check for clearance underneath so you don’t drill into brake lines, fuel lines, etc. Drill and install one bolt, flat washer, lock washer , and nut. Tighten securely. Note: after drilling your mounting hole sand off any paint to bare metal on the bottom side of the truck bed around the bolt hole to ensure a good ground.
Can I get a black powder coat as an option on my fuel tank?
Yes, we offer powder coat as an option. Our durable powder coat fuel tanks are very popular. Our standard color is gloss black but we also offer textures and many other colors.
Estimated Product Handling: 2 to 3 days
After placing an order, customers have up to 48 hours to cancel the order unless the item has been crated and/or shipped.
Orders for large or heavy items ship via a trucking carrier. Freight delivery is typically 2 to 6 business days, allow extra time for remote locations.
The Freight Carrier or Tucking company will contact you to set up an appointment time before delivering. Once your product leaves our warehouse, we will send you an email with a link to the freight carrier’s website and the tracking number. Tracking numbers take 1 business day to update.
Please inspect your package upon delivery. If there is obvious damage, please note the damages on the delivery receipt. Contact us within 24 hours to report the damage, by either e-mail or phone. Please retain all original boxes and packaging.
Returns (Applies to RDS products only)
All returns must be pre-authorized and require a return authorization. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org to request a return authorization.
Returns are accepted for brand new and unopened products only. No products may be returned after installation or attempted installation.
All returns must be requested within 30 calendar days from the delivery date.
The product must be in the original packaging and include all packaging materials, crates, boxes, and pamphlets.
All returns include a 25% restocking fee.
Customers are required to pay for the cost of return freight shipping.
The final return amount will be calculated as the Purchase Price less return shipping cost less the 25% restocking fee.
RDS Manufacturing Inc. warrants to purchasers that the products it sells are free from defects in materials and workmanship under normal use and service for a period of one year from date of purchase. This warranty does not cover defects or damage arising from improper installation, lack of proper maintenance, improper storage, shipping and handling, ordinary wear and tear, misuse, abuse, accident, unauthorized service, or use with or on unauthorized products or parts, or use for any other purpose than that stated herein.
The only liability of the company hereunder in tort and contract, under this warranty shall be limited to the repair or replacement of any product or component part which shall prove defective to the original purchaser.
RDS Manufacturing Inc. will not pay costs or repair performed other than in accordance with this warranty. Written notice of a product believed to be defective as covered by this warranty should be sent to: RDS Manufacturing Inc., 300 Industrial Park Dr., Perry, FL 32348 or email@example.com, and should include pictures of the defect, pictures of the product installation, the purchasers name and address, identification of the product, an original or copy of the receipt or invoice, and a brief description of the defect.
Upon receipt of such notice the company will inform the purchaser where to Ship such product, shipping charges prepaid, for examination. In the event such examination reveals a defect covered by the Warranty, RDS Manufacturing Inc. will, at its own option, repair or replace the product and return it or the replacement to the purchaser, shipping charges prepaid.
There are no express warrantees except as listed above. The forgoing warranty is in lieu of any and all warranties, expressed or implied. All implied warranties, including but not limited to the warrantees or merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose, are hereby excluded. RDS Manufacturing Inc., shall not be liable for incidental or consequential damages resulting from use of its products, or arising out of any breach of this warranty. The foregoing limitations and exclusions are intended to be effective to the maximum extent permitted by law.