Tuff Tank TT160 727L Effluent Tank


Tuff Tank Effluent Tanks

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Tuff Tank Effluent Tank is the perfect solution for sites with no main drainage connections, Available in 160 gallons, the Tuff tank Above Ground Effluent Tank is a polyethylene effluent tank (often referred to as an above ground septic tank or waste water tank) designed to be the product of choice to capture, effluent, liquid waste and sewage.

Tuff Tank Effluent Tank Applications

Typical applications for the Tuff Tank are Portable site offices, welfare units, toilet blocks, Glamping pods, static caravans, shepherd’s huts, log cabins and any where that requires temporary storage of wastewater.

Tank Sizes & Capacity

Tuff Tank 500 – 160 Gallon / 750 Ltr

Tuff Tank Effluent Tank Dimensions

Tuff Tank 500 – 300 cm Length x 210 cm width x 48.5 cm Height, weight 140 Kgs

Technical Advantages

2 x large 12″ waste access hatches (one either end) make for easy access for waste emptying and allow easy cleansing and sanitising.

2 x small 5″ waste inlet ports allow easy connection to standard 4” waste outlets from toilets / showers / canteens etc.

All access points are supplied with screw on lids: minimal chance any residual waste will spill during transport.

Built in lifting handles, sling points and forklift slots.

Non-removable, high contrast guidance instructions, date of manufacture and individual serial number

Easier to fully empty than metal tanks
– empty tank as far as possible, lift and prop up one end so that residual waste flows to the far end. Clean far end.

Upper surfaces are ribbed for strength and sloped so that rainwater will not collect.

Increase volume by connecting several tanks together using our simple Linking Kits
– it’s the same linking kit for whichever of our tanks you wish to connect.

Linkable in two directions (side by side in ‘landscape’ mode; nose to tail in ‘portrait’ mode)

Stackable (for transport and storage, when empty), rust-free and hygienic – flexibility is guaranteed
Low weight and convenient forklift pockets allow space saving by storing tanks on end when not in use.

Not designed to be moved, lifted or stacked with liquid content on board.

Standard, stock colours are grey and black but tanks can be produced in many colours. e.g. green, yellow, red, orange and blue.
Minimum order quantities may be applicable for some colours.

Fleet numbers required? No problem: we can supply customised plates.

Minimal spares requirement: and those spares you may require, we hold ex-stock

PLEASE NOTE: Tank sizes quoted are subject to a +/-3% variation.

Plastic process and material guarantee: 2 years based on UV8. This guarantee excludes damage due to misuse.

Tuff Tank Effluent Tank Accessories

A full range of accessories are available for the Tuff Tank Above Ground Effluent tanks.

Tuff Tank Effluent Tank Linking Kit

Tank linking kit to achieve larger capacities.

Carbon Air vent

Carbon air vent to allow tanks to vent, whilst eliminating smells from waste water tanks.

Pan connector Kit

Flexible pan connector kit for connecting to Wc.

Elsan Tipping Point

Toilet waste tipping… made easy. This purpose built add-on is the ideal solution to allow the easy, spill-free disposal of toilet waste from camping and caravan “cartridge-type” chemical toilets into a suitable receiving tank, all from a convenient height. With its standard 4″ fitting slotted onto / into one of our Tuff Tank waste tanks, for example, it will be crystal clear to customers where they should tip their waste from camp, caravan and boat toilets; catering outlets and at municipal waste tips, avoiding all the normal uncertainty…and splashes!

High Level alarm & Monitoring Device

This wireless, waste tank level monitoring system is available as a low-cost option / upgrade and can be retro-fitted to our Tuff Tanks, indeed, retro-fitted to almost any plastic or metal tank between 0.5m and 3m in height. This is a superb, cost-effective way of monitoring the level of waste in the tank without having to repeatedly visit the tank, open its inspection hatch(es) and physically check.

Custom Connection Kits

We can provide connection kits to suit customers applications – soil pipes & fittings, waste pipe & fittings. Call us with your requirements.


Standard delivery is normally 7-10 days, however this can vary. Check with us for current lead times.


It is the responsibility of the purchaser to arrange offload facilities – failure to deliver as a result of no offload arrangements made may incur extra charges.

Tuff Tank Effluent Tank Prices

Prices are carriage paid UK mainland with exception of some areas of Scottish Highands – contact us for pricing.

Not What you are looking for?

We have other Effluent tanks (above ground septic tanks/waste water tanks) available from other manufacturers in different sizes. Check out our other pages.

Additional information


TT500 2273 ltr tank, TT750 3410 Ltr tank, TT1000 4546 Ltr tank, Mini TT160 727 Ltr Tank, Carbon Air vent, Pan connector kit, Side Link Kit, End Link Kit, Elsan Tipping Point, Wireless Alarm