Looking To Buy A Van

Discussion in 'Water Fed Pole Cleaning' started by Tuffers, Dec 9, 2012.

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  1. Tuffers

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  2. rcproperty

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    the payload of that van is around 648kg


    if you are looking at just doin window cleaning then you could get away with a 350lt tank, when full that would be 380kg without framework.

    you need to count yourself and fuel in the payload too, eg 11stone is 70kg, 40lts fuel 40kg (not saying you are 11 stone! lol )
     
  3. Joe

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    My empty 350 doesnt weigh 100kg?!
     
  4. harunh

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    Weighs about 30kg
     
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    yer soz i started putting a 400lt tank then changed that to 350lt tank but forgot to change the 2nd figure from 450kg to 380kg,
     
  6. A.K WINDOWS

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    most lads i see are in transits or the connect van.i like astra vans but low roof ect seen two lads other day WFP out of a zafira!
     
  7. harunh

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    A zafira would be decent for wfp and astra vans are decent , a lad down my end has a 2 man setup in a astra
     
  8. A.K WINDOWS

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    H what would you use one of them flat tanks i take it?i love them new sportive ones
     
  9. harunh

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    I was going for the astra before i got my pug partner and i think a flat tank wud b fyn? With a few extra containers if needed
     
  10. Donny

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    I run a 55 plate Nissan Primastar 100bhp,( wheelie bin cleaning) dont thrash em and change gearbox oil every year and it aint missed a beat, ive had it from new and taken care off it, my window cleaning van is the lwb 115bhp Primastar van with the uprated gearbox an 07 plate with 80k , drives great and very roomy in back :) , the 100bhp are cheap cos the first ones had a bad rep for gearboxes going, oil changes are essential in them models, but real good for our line off business cos they dont rust :)
     
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