Atkinson AFV-1000 Bottom Outlet Oil Tank Fitting Kit
A Heating Oil Tank Installation Kit manufactured by oil equipment specialist, Atkinson Equipment Limited. Containing almost everything required for a standard installation, this kit is compatible with almost every Heating Oil Tank on-sale today supplied with a 1" outlet connection. Price includes Royal Mail delivery to any UK address.
Atkinson AFV-1000 Bottom Outlet Oil Tank Fitting Kit
Manufactured by UK heating oil equipment specialist Atkinson Equipment Limited, this Oil Tank Installation Kit is designed to connect Bottom Outlet Tanks to the fuel supply line. Containing almost everything required for a standard installation, it's compatible with almost every Plastic Heating Oil Tank on sale today.
What's In The Box?
- Lever type isolation valve;
- 50 micron nylon filter;
- 1”/½” BSP (M) reducer;
- 10ml bottle of Heldite liquid sealant;
- Oil-resistant PTFE tape;
- 3/8″/10mm BSP (M) compression fitting.
Sometimes simply called an 'Oil Tank Tap', this Bottom Outlet Fitting Kit is suitable for use with almost any aboveground tank supplied with a 1” BSP Bottom Outlet - including most Carbery, Diamond and Harlequin Tanks - and designed for connection to 10mm oil line. Please be aware this product is not suitable for use with Underground Tanks.
This AFV-1000 Installation Kit is suitable only for use with Heating Oil and is not suitable for use with any other fuel type. All oil line fittings should only be installed and maintained by a professional, competent person, in accordance with the requirements of OFTEC Technical Instruction Book 3 and prevailing statutory requirements. It is recommended that 1' / 300mm is provided between the filter bowl and the base, for ease of servicing.
Fuel Tank Store Limited will not be responsible for installations which do not comply with these requirements.
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All products must be installed and maintained in accordance with supplied instructions and prevailing statutory requirements. Failure to comply with these requirements will invalidate any warranty supplied. Additionally:
Fuel Oil Storage Tanks All static fuel oil storage tanks must be installed and maintained by a suitably competent person e.g. a technician registered with the Oil Firing Technical Association (OFTEC);
Single Skin Heating Oil Tanks Single Skin Tanks are suitable only for the storage of Heating Oil at premises where a Bunded Tank is not required, or for installation within a suitably bunded area. Before installing any Single Skin Heating Oil Tank, a risk assessment must be completed by a suitably competent person e.g. a technician registered with the Oil Firing Technical Association (OFTEC);
Underground Heating Oil Tanks Before installing any Underground Heating Oil Tank, guidance must first be sought from your local Building Control Department. In some areas, it is not permissible to install a Heating Oil Tank belowground. Please note Aboveground Single Skin and Bunded Storage Tanks are unsuitable for belowground installation;
Plastic Storage Tanks All plastic storage tanks must be placed upon a flat, level, base which supports the underside of the tank in its entirety and extends a minimum of 300mm beyond the widest points of the tank. The base must be constructed from fire resistant materials and be capable of supporting the weight of the tank and its contents when fully laden;
Non-Potable Water Tanks Non-Potable Water Tanks are unsuitable for connection to the public water supply and the storage of water intended for human consumption.
Where applicable, all mains (230v AC) electrical connections should only be completed and periodically inspected by a suitably qualified electrician in accordance with prevailing statutory requirements. Mains electrical connections must incorporate a Residual Current Device (RCD) or similar protection to protect against the risk of electric shock.
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Damaged and Defective Products
We work closely with our manufacturing partners to ensure all our deliveries arrive with you in tip-top condition. However, very occasionally things can and sometimes do go wrong. If you receive a product you’re not happy with, please contact us as soon as possible.
We recognise that sometimes we all order products and then change our mind. So you can contact us within 14 days of receiving your completed order to let us know you wish to return any product we have supplied to you. The only exceptions are bespoke and made-to-order products. Thereafter, you have a further 14 days to return unwanted product to us. All returned items must be unused, undamaged and suitable for resale. We recommend you ensure returned items are adequately protected by insurance. Subject to returned products being undamaged and fit for resale, we will refund your purchase price within 5 working days of returned product(s) being received by us.
Please be aware that larger items (e.g. tanks) can be expensive, difficult and awkward to return. We recommend taking care to ensure you have ordered the correct product. If you’re unsure as to whether you’re ordering the correct product, you’re very welcome to contact our Customer Support Team, before placing your order.
Bespoke & Made-To-Order Products
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