Emergency Essentials®

55-Gallon Water Barrel Combo

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Emergency Essentials®
55-Gallon Water Barrel Combo
Sku: WS B701


List $111.06

Price: $99.95

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Includes one 55 gallon water barrel and the tools to access your stored water. Our 55 Gallon Water Barrel Combo includes everything you need to get your emergency water storage started. The minimum recommended amount of stored water is 1 gallon per day, per person. This barrel could provide a family of 4 over 13 days worth of water, or 2 people nearly a 30 day supply of water. Our combo comes with one heavy duty 55 Gallon Water Barrel and the tools you will need to access your stored water including: 1 Barrel Buddies Bung and Gas Wrench and 1 Emergency Siphon.

  • No heavy weight shipping costs - you pay only our normal shipping/handling
  • New and ready to use
  • The dark blue color of this 55 gallon barrel restricts light and helps control growth of harmful algae and bacteria
  • Made from FDA approved high molecular weight polyethylene resin. Always BPA Free!

Note: The top of the barrel does not remove. Access to water inside of the barrel is through the bung seals.

Additional Information

Additional Information

Additional Info
  • Each barrel includes: 1 coarse thread bung nut and 1 fine thread bung nut
  • It is not recommended that this barrel be stored on its side
  • For outdoor storage, set on NE corner of your home to reduce exposure to sunlight. Also be sure to protect barrel from freezing temperatures, or leave 9" of headspace to allow for expansion.
  • Do not fill your barrel with a garden hose. Most are still made with lead fittings and non food-grade chemicals. Always use a Drinking Water Safe Hose to fill your barrel like the 50 foot hose or 25 foot hose

Read more about water storage with our - Water Storage Insight Articles
Tech Specs
  • Water barrel weight after filling with water is approximately 475-500 lbs. Empty barrels are approximately 28 lbs.
  • Barrel dimensions: 34 3/4" x 22 3/4"
  • Barrel thickness - 0.090 inches (2.2 mm)

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