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120 Litre Tighthead Steel Drum – 18 inch

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Carrick Packaging prides itself in the manufacture of high quality 120 litre IATA Cans, UN Tighthead Drums in various sizes and bespoke Open Top Containers, built with your needs in mind.

These 120 litre drums are predominately used for chemical, paint, petroleum, food and fragrance industries. The drums are coated internally with Epoxy Phenolic Lacquer (optional) and externally with a Stoving Enamel.

A steel tight head drum (also referred to as closed head steel drum) manufactured in accordance with the UN packaging specification, and satisfies the provisions of the packaging and packaging waste directive 94/62/EC.

UN Approved Drums

Tested for Packaging Groups l, ll, lll.


G2 & G ¾ Tri-Sure steel closures
Closing Torque G2= 25 N/m G ¾ = 15 N/m

Additional Specification

  • Side Seam – Welded
  • End Seams – Double Seamed & Solutioned
  • Rolling Hoops – Optional
  • Handle – Strap handle
  • Internal Finish – Plain/ Epoxy Phenolic Lacquer
  • External Finish – Stoving Enamel