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20 and 30 Gallon Drum Dimensions30 gallon drum

Dimensions for 20 and 30 Gallon Drums

Looking for 20 and 30 gallon drum dimensions and specs? Take a look at our table below for dimensions and specifications for 20 and 30 gallon steel drums. (See Chart)

Our 30 gallon drums and 20 gallon drums are available in carbon steel with either an open head or closed head. Both drum types are coated with an internal corrosion inhibitor. Open head 30 gallon steel barrels can carry solids or liquids (please check the specific UN Solid and Liquid rating in the chart below). The the closed head 30 gallon steel drum features a lid with Bung fittings, and is UN rated only for liquid storage. These barrels are ideal for both transportation and storage. For additional information about steel barrels, call our specialists at +1-772-646-0597. Buy 20 & 30 gallon drums on our GEI Works webstore.

20 and 30 Gallon Drum Dimensions and Specifications:

  30 Gallon Closed Head
30 Gallon Open Head 20 Gallon Closed Head 20 Gallon Open Head
Volume*
30 US Gallons
30 US Gallons
20 US Gallons
20 US Gallons
Style
Closed (Tight) Head
Open Head
Closed (Tight) Head
Open Head
Material
Carbon Steel
Carbon Steel
Carbon Steel
Carbon Steel
UN Liquid**
1A1/Y1.5/300
1A2/Y1.5/150
1A1/X1.2/300
1A2/Y1.2/100
UN Solid**
1A2/X200/S
1A2/X175/S

Thickness (tp/bd/bt)

0.9/.09/0.9
0.9/0.9/0.9
1.5/0.9/1.5
0.9/0.9/0.9
Fittings and/or Gasket
Buna
EPDM
Buna
EPDM
Closure
2" x¾ " Fittings
Bolt Ring
2” x ¾” Fittings
Bolt Ring
Exterior Color
Black with White Top
Black with White Cover
Black with White Top
Black with White Cover
Weight
26 lbs
26 lbs
26 lbs
21 lbs
Inside Diameter
18.25 inches
18.25 inches
18.25 inches
18.25 inches
Inside Height
27.70 inches
26.70 inches
20.00 inches
19.30 inches
Packaging
Sells in quantities of 15 drums
Sells in quantities of 15 drums
Sells in quantities of 20 drums
Sells in quantities of 20 drums
Bulk Pricing

*Keep in mind US gallons and UK gallons (imperial gallons) are not the same. The imperial gallon is approximately 277 inches (about 4.54 litres), while the US liquid gallon is approximately 231 cubic inches (about 3.785 litres). One imperial gallon is equivalent to about 1.2 US gallons.

** Please reference UN performance packaging code for your specific needs.

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