Smiths of the Forest of Dean Ltd

The Tank and Drum Experts - for fast delivery or collection - 01594 833308.
 Same day dispatch on most stocked products for orders before 11am.   For Fittings orders phone/online before 2pm.

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Slim Jim Rainsavers and Water Butts

These excellent small Slim Jim rainsaver tanks are manufactured in the UK.
They are available in white, green or black.  White and black are made from WRAS* approved material and come with threaded nickel-plated brass outlet.   They are a stock item and can be despatched same day if you ring before 11am.  You can have a tap positioned wherever you would like it.  For example you may want the outlet in a different place or holes cut for the downpipe or linking.  Just give us a call and let us know, email or send a drawing.
Our normal delivery time is 2 - 4 days, though if you would like a next day delivery we can do so. Suitable for water, rainwater and grey water.


Small Slim Jim Rainsavers

 

 


 
 
 
250 litre/55 gallon
Upright dimensions:
Ht:  82.5cm/32.5"
W:  32.5cm/12.75"
L:   1.1m/43.5"
With plastic Quick Release Hozelock tap 


Threaded nickel-
plated brass outlet 


400 litre/88 gal
Upright dimensions:
Ht:  1.01m/39.75"
W:  36cm/14.25"
L:   1.25m/49.75"
500 litre/110 gal
Upright dimensions:
Ht:  92cm/36.25"
W:  62cm/24.5"
L:   1m/39.5"

 
   Green, or black.
Black ones are
in a WRAS
approved material*




500 litre/110 gal
All-in price
delivered to your
door £299.00.
Buy now
650 litre/143 gal.
Upright dimensions:
Ht:  1.01m/40"
W:  57.5cm/23"
L:   1.25m/49"
Compare dimensions
in table below.
Suitable for water, rainwater and grey
water.
All of these
Rainsavers come
with a vented
8" Screw Top
Lid. 
Other fittings
such as taps,
Hose Spray
Gun etc..  See
Rainsaver fittings.

 

 
 





With a metal
tap
With a plastic
Quick Release tap  
Threaded nickel-
plated brass outlet 
Shown with 1
Inch Ball Valve.
Screw top lid
White tank shown

These tanks come with a vented lid plus threaded nickel-plated brass outlet.  Want your tap at a different height?   You can have your tap fitted anywhere on your tank.  Just let us know when you phone, email, or send us a drawing. These tanks can be customised to your requirements e.g. overflow to drain or a different outlet size.  Various taps and valves available -
popular ones are shown.  Tanks can be linked.  Phone before 11am if you want same day despatch or call in and collect. 
Check stocks on 01594 833308.
Select your rainsaver tank from these capacities. 
Litres/ Gallons Tanks -
Green (Gr) Black (Bl)
Height Width LLength
250 / 55 Upright -  Gr or Bl 82.5cm/32.5" 32.5cm/12.75" 1.1m/43.5"
400 / 88 Upright - Gr or Bl 1.01m/39.75" 36cm/14.25" 1,25m/49.75"
500 / 110 Upright - Gr or Bl 92cm/36.25" 62cm/24.5" 1m/39.5"
650 / 143 Upright - Gr or Bl 1.01m/40" 57.5cm/23" 1.25m/49"
Comes with:  Threaded nickel-plated brass outlet and vented lid.
Material:  New.  Manufactured in UK from quality high grade polyethylene with moulded-in fittings.  
Certifications: Black Tanks are made from WRAS approved material
Manufacturer's warranty (subject to conditions)
Availability: Stock items.  Ready for collection or delivery. If collecting ring to confirm stock levels.
Optional extras: A stainless steel threaded outlet can be fitted.
You can have a tap positioned wherever you would like it.  Give us a call to discuss or, send a drawing of where you would prefer it located. 
For taps or a float gauge or hose gun.  See our  See Rainsaver fittings.
Tanks can be linked together.
Lay Flat options available in all sizes.
Prices and more information: Give us a call on 01594 833308 and speak to an OFTEC trained adviser.  Price List available.
Notes:  The Black Tanks are made from WRAS approved materials.  All are suitable for grey water.
*WRAS is a Water Regulation Advisory Scheme.    Capacities and dimensions are approximate.

Rainpipe Buddy - Water Butt Diverter and Filter Kit - £16.60 + VAT / £19.92  with VAT



Rainpipe Buddy on
220 litre/48 gallon
new Water Butt
Comes with
filter, basket
and fittings
Kit includes
black ribbed
flexi-pipe
Fits standard 68mm
round and 65mm
square downpipes
Approved by
Water technology
List*
This atttaches to your downpipe, filters our debris and channels rainwater to your Water Butt.  It is UV stabilised to prevent discolouration in sunlight and has a shut-off system.  Shock proof, frost proof and approved by Water Technology List*
Ready for immediate collection or despatch. *The Water Technology List is developed and managed by DEFRA.

Recycled Water Butt - Terracotta Screw Top - All-in £53.99 - buy now at £49.99 from our online shop
     
220 litre/48 gallon
Ht: 1m / 3'3"
W: 60cm/24 in
 With plastic
Quick Release Hose
Connector Tap 
 Lid: 42cm/16½ in.
Suitable for rainwater
or grey water 
Heavy duty
with screw
top lid
Ex food grade.
May be slight
residues inside.
This hard-to-find recycled Water Butt can be dispatched to most postcode areas for the All-in price of £53.99. 
For this you get: 
1 x Terracotta 220 litre/48 gallon Water Butt with a 16½ inch screw top lid
1 x Plastic Quick Release Hose Connector Tap. 
1 x Delivery to your door, packing and VAT.  

This durable Water Butt is in stock and ready for collection should you prefer to call in and collect.   It is recycled and so will naturally have evidence of use.  Delivery usually takes 1 - 2 days.  If you want to team up with friends and buy in bulk give us a call.  We can fit 8 on a pallet and you can share the delivery costs with others.
Ring before 11am if you want same day despatch. 
*Additional charge for the Highlands, Islands and postcodes BT (all), HS (all), IV (all), KA (27-28), KW (all), PA (20-49), (60-78), PH (17-26), (30-44) (49-50), ZE (all).
How to pay: Phone your order through using your debit/credit card - 01594 833308 or buy one right now from our online shop click here
Water Butts from recycled plastic barrels are a responsible way to save water and protect the environment.  We always have stock ready-to-go and if you can, it is always best to call in and choose from what we have available on the day.  Visitors can choose where they want a tap sited or have downpipe holes cut out or a complete top cut off.  You don't have to have a tap if you don't want to.  We offer choice, however supplies will vary on a day to day basis.  If you want one sent out to you - that's not a problem.  Those of you unable to visit can tell us your requirements over the phone or by email and we will do our best to accommodate you.  Water Butts can be sent to many postcode areas throughout the UK.  If you want to team up with friends and buy in bulk give us a call.  We can fit 8 on a pallet and you can share the delivery costs with others. 

Recycled Water Butt - Blue Twin Bung - All-in - £49.99
 




Sourcing recycled
barrels is difficult
and so stocks of
these recycled water
butts will vary
week to week.




 
210 litre/46 gallon
blue Twin Bung
Ht: 94cm / 3'2"
W: 58cm/23 in  

Call in and pick one
up or we can despatch.
Ex food grade.
May be residues.
This recycled Water Butt can be despatched to most postcode areas for the all-in price of £49.99.*
For this you get: 
1 x recycled Blue 210 litre/46 gallon Water Butt with 2 x Twin Bungs, either of which can be pre-cut for your downpipe.  Plus 1 x Plastic Tap as shown 
1 x Delivery to your door,* packing and VAT. 

This Water Butt is in stock and ready for collection should you prefer to call in and collect.   It is recycled and so
will naturally have evidence of use.  Delivery usually takes 1 - 2 days.
Ring before 11am if you want same day despatch. 
*Additional charge for the Highlands, Islands and postcodes BT (all), HS (all), IV (all), KA (27-28), KW (all), PA (20-49),
(60-78), PH (17-26), (30-44) (49-50), ZE (all).
How to pay: Phone your order through using your debit/credit card - 01594 833308

New Water Butt - Green Twin Bung - All-in - £59.99









200 litre/48 gal
new green
Water Butt 
The plastic tap
can be positioned
wherever you want. 
You can have
a hole pre-cut
for your downpipe. 
Mention any
preferences
when you ring. 
Child friendly
with two small
bungs. 
 This new Water Butt can be despatched to most postcode areas for the All-in price of £59.99.*  
For this you get: 
1 x New Green 220 litre/48 gallon Water Butt with 2 x Twin Bungs, either of which can be pre-cut for your downpipe.  Plus 1 x Plastic Tap as shown. 
1 x Delivery to your door,* packing and VAT. 

Ring before 11am if you want same day despatch.  Delivery usually takes between 1 and 2 days. 
This Water Butt is in stock and ready for collection should you prefer to call in and collect. 
*Additional charge for the Highlands, Islands and postcodes BT (all), HS (all), IV (all), KA (27-28), KW (all), PA (20-49),
(60-78), PH (17-26), (30-44) (49-50), ZE (all).

How to pay: Phone your order through using your debit/credit card  - 01594 833308
If you want to team up with friends and buy in bulk give us a call.  We can fit 8 on a pallet and you can share the delivery costs with others.

         
         
You may also like to see:

 
Small 25 litre
Containers
Complete Rain
harvesting system
Conical Biofuel
Tanks
IBC and Baffled
Tanks
New Drums and
Barrels
 

 

 

 

 

Rainsaver Tanks:
* Small Slim Jims
* Recycled Water Butts
* New Water Butt

Stocks:
These are all stock
items.

Smiths at NEC


Call in and collect or we can deliver nationwide and to some countries abroad.

Delivery:
Express delivery normally takes 1-2 days for individual items. And 2-4 days on quantities.  Ring before 11am for same day dispatch. You can also choose next day delivery at an addition cost.  Ring before 2pm for same day dispatch of small fittings.  

Our tanks, drums and barrels have featured in films and the theatre. Supplied to:
Jason Bourne, Skyfall, Les Miserablés, Jack the Giant Slayer, World War Z, The Dark Knight and Atonement.
Theatre credits include Bristol Old Vic, London West End Productions, the National Theatre on the South Bank and Cirque du Soleil.


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Delivery:
Express delivery normally takes 1-2 days for individual items. And 2-4 days on quantities.  Ring before 11am for same day dispatch. You can also choose next day delivery at an addition cost.