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Clear Weathertight Trunk

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100% airtight, our Weathertight Trunk is just right for protecting items from moisture, dust and pests. It features a generous capacity and rugged construction. Stack several for larger storage needs.

  • Made from translucent polypropylene
  • Air- and watertight seal made from urethane foam
  • Lockable (lock not included)
  • Not designed to be completely submerged

20 gal. Weathertight Trunk Clear
  • SKU#: 10048966
  • 30" x 16" x 15-1/4" h
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  • SKU#: 10065390
  • 30" x 16" x 15-1/4" h
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Community Q&A

Can this trunk hold hanging file folders?

Asked by: Skydog
Answered by: cantusemyname
Date published: 2016-05-14

How much weight can these trunks store up to?

I'd like to store China and possibly stack 2-3 trunks that feasible or will it cause the trunk/lid to crack under so much weight?
Asked by: Torganize
I don't know about weight, but I have books and other not-light collectibles inside my trunks & have 1 trunk stacked upon another, two in total. The lids are very thick and strong. However, are you extremely strong and very tall ? Because lifting it up there and off again to get to either unit, will be quite a challenge if you are loading more than two of them. The trunks themselves are heavy.
Answered by: cantusemyname
Date published: 2017-05-04

Does this trunk come with a dark grey or black lid? I will use these in a storage unit and I imagine the white lids will get pretty grungy looking.

Asked by: ATLFran
No they are a frosted white but I haven't had an issue and dirt/dust would rinse right off
Answered by: OAKPARKRN
Date published: 2017-01-14

Do these keep bugs out?

We are moving to the south and want to use this for food storage to keep bugs out.
Asked by: Sndfrddy
Yes, they keep pests out very well. I bought one specifically to keep pests off some of my belongings. After a year of storing things unopened, everything was dry, pest-free, and well kept. I was impressed, so I bought three more.
Answered by: Warmfire
Date published: 2017-09-30

How many holes for locks are there?

Asked by: toodo
Four, a hole on each corner
Answered by: CvdL
Date published: 2017-10-13

Is this the largest watertight trunk you currently sell?

Asked by: iycnyc
Yes, this is currently our largest watertight trunk.
Answered by: beneel
Date published: 2015-09-12

How much weight can each trunk support on top of it - how many additional trunks, and what weight for each?

Asked by: iycnyc
We do not have a true weight capacity for this product, but it is designed to store clothing, tools, gardening supplies, bulk storage, etc. We do not recommend stacking more than three trunks high per section.
Answered by: tcbeall
Date published: 2017-09-21

Suitable for storing silver?

Have purchased sterling silver and silver plate items at auction, including several very large platters and serving pieces. They are large enough that they will not fit in my dining hutch and after all my considerable elbow grease to get years worth of tarnish off, I would like to store them in an air tight container. The pieces are heavy and I want to store them in my crawl space. Is there a weight limit that these containers can hold and are they truly air tight?
Asked by: crazycatmama
Our Clear Weathertight Trunk can accommodate up to 50 pounds of static, evenly distributed weigh. Although it should not be completely submerged, it is airtight. For silver storage, we highly recommend placing your serving pieces in appropriately sized Silver Keeper Bags by Hagerty (shown below) to help prevent tarnish in the future and to protect them from surface scratches and aberrations.
Answered by: psb87
Date published: 2017-11-25

I need something that can store china, also sturdy enough to move as is without re packing, is this trunk enough?

Asked by: enoch
Our Watertight Trunk is made of polypropylene, so it is very durable, and would work well for moving. We do recommend carefully wrapping the dishes, and placing it in additional boxing for extra security when transporting the items. We have provided links to some packing materials for you in our Product Recommendations section. The dimensions for this product are 30" w x 16" d x 15-1/4" h
Answered by: tcbeall
Date published: 2016-11-10

Is this container safe for storing packaged food?

I would like to store packaged food for long term storage in mylar and food saver bags. Is this container suitable for this?
Asked by: Ariaelita
Our Weathertight Trunk is suitable for storing items that are securely packaged for long-term food storage.
Answered by: larose
Date published: 2017-09-13

How can it be airtight if it is not submersible?

I have been searching for airtight containers to combat a problem with pantry moths. I test airtightness by laying containers on sides in a tub of water and see if any gets inside. (Clearly, if they are not water-tight, they cannot be airtight either). I got one of these because of it's claim, but it filled with water more quickly than any other container I tried! Yet I see good reviews here, and the claim that these are both air-and-water-tight, but aren't submersible. I see that the seal is a spongy material and not silicone ( and not punched out of one piece of material, but a long piece that wraps around,ending in a seam)... Please, someone explain how it is that these can be airtight? These are quite expensive, but I would gladly pay, if they were truly pest proof (pantry moths!) and moisture proof .
Asked by: CrankyGoddess
This product has a seal that creates the airtight fit. While it is water resistant, it is not designed to be submerged as it can compromise the seal and cause water to get in. The product works well against pests, it keeps dust out, and it is a great solution for items that need extra protection. We recommend contacting Customer Solutions if you have any additional questions or concerns.
Answered by: tcbeall
Date published: 2017-09-13

Can these be used as luggage?

Has anyone checked these on a commercial flight? I am making a move out of the country and I'm trying to bring everything I need on the airplane and would like to use something like this. Do you think it would work? Thanks
Asked by: AzLish
Our Clear Weathertight Trunk is a viable solution for moving a substantial amount. Alternative products that feature casters for easier transport you might want to consider are shown below. )Any trunk may exceed airline size and weight requirements. Please check with your airline prior to packing.)
Answered by: psb87
Date published: 2017-09-13

Internal dimensions?

WHat is the internal dimensions? Can we store wheels with 15" diameter? Thanks,
Asked by: Jan2012
The interior measurements for our clear watertight trunk are: 25-1/2" w x 11-3/4" d x 14-1/2" h
Answered by: psb87
Date published: 2018-01-06

I'd like inside measurements, at the bottom

Asked by: BGinMD
The interior measurements for our clear watertight trunk are: 25-1/2"L x 11-3/4"W x 14-1/2"H.
Answered by: djjones
Date published: 2017-08-05

I would like to use these trunks in a storage unit, would they hold up?

I plan to store my seasonal clothing and baby products.
Asked by: bliss5
Yes, our Clear Weathertight Trunks are ideal for long-term storage for clothing.
Answered by: psb87
Date published: 2016-09-17

How many quarts or liters does this trunk hold?

Asked by: Juanita
This trunk holds 20 gal. which is equivalent to 30 quarts. or 75 liters.
Answered by: maarechar
Date published: 2017-08-04

How many pounds can this trunk hold?

Looking for something that can hold a little over 50 pounds of dry product.
Asked by: VPRF
Our Weathertight Trunk is made of polypropylene, so it is very durable. It should be able hold 50 pounds of even distributed, dry goods comfortably.
Answered by: psb87
Date published: 2016-10-29

Can this trunk withstand the temperatures of an attic in the Texas summer heat?

Asked by: Kay15
The Clear Weathertight Trunk can be stored between 0 degrees Fahrenheit and (-17 Celsius) up to 175 degrees F (80C).
Answered by: DesiR
Date published: 2017-09-21

How much does this trunk weigh when empty?

Asked by: Kim88888
This trunk weighs 10 lbs. when empty.
Answered by: beneel
Date published: 2017-05-07
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