Small Drums (below 70 litres) Small Tight Head Drums

Small Tight Head Drums

These drums are for carrying liquids, they are manufactured to British Standards and many meet the requirements for UN Group I and II.

We offer a wide choice with eight different diameters and a range of capacities from 5 to 63 litres, there are also 6 different types of head fitting to choose from.

280mm (11") and 356mm (14") diameter drums can be also be made with reduced bottoms for interstacking.

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Size (in metric)

DiameterHeight RangeCapacity Range
406mm406mm - 406mm50 - 95 litres
457mm457mm - 457mm72 - 145 litres
464mm475mm - 475mm75 - 148 litres
498mm475mm - 475mm86 - 173 litres
571mm813mm - 813mm180 - 225 litres


CR4 grade cold reduced mild steel in various thicknesses.


Electrically welded side seam, with ends double seamed and solutioned. Reduced ends for interstacking on 279.4mm and 355.6mm diameters.


59mm Screw Neck, 19mm BSP, 51mm BSP, Flexspout


Strap handle on head or wire drop on body.


InteriorPlain, varnished or lacquered
ExteriorPainted and oven cured | Screen printed if required

Quality Assurance - Made in the UK

We operate exacting and thorough quality systems at both our sites and these are approved in accordance with standard BS EN ISO 9001.