26BS5B is a 550 gallon beverage storage & fermentation 304 stainless steel tank. This stainless steel liquid handling tote tank features a one-piece 1/2 sloped bottom that allows for 99.5% drainage, a pressure relieving device, 10 gauge stainless steel IBC construction with 2B finish, 2" sanitary elbow and 22-1/2" lid with clamp ring. Heavy-duty lifting lugs with a large radius corner also feature as stacking positioners and 9" stainless steel legs provide clearance. This IBC container can stack up to three high. The 304 stainless steel construction is durable and corrosion resistant for an extended service life with little need for maintenance.

Stainless steel IBC tanks are reusable containers designed for the storage and transport of bulk liquids. They are applicable across industries particularly for food and other products that require sanitary conditions. This 304 stainless steel IBC container meets Intermediate Bulk Container requirements per Title CF49 of the Hazardous Material Guide as well as NFPA "Flammable and Combustible Liquids Code" NFPA 30 section 9.4.1 (1). Weld finishes have been buffed clean and heat tint removed to prevent bacteria from growing in the crevasses making this stainless steel IBC great for wine. This liquid handling tank is not food grade or UN rated.

Looking for UN Rated version? Check out our 550 Gallon 304 Stainless Steel IBC Tank.

Key benefits
  • Heavy-duty 10 gauge steel construction
  • 304 stainless steel with 2B finish
  • Interior and exterior cleaned using automated TransClean wash system
  • 22-1/2" diameter top fill opening with drum cover and 2" tri-clamp style connection installed in center of cover
  • Bottom sump slopes 1/2" for drainage
  • Four (4) combination leg positioners/lifting lugs on the top of the tank
  • White food grade multi-seal gasket & stainless steel leverlock clamp ring assembly
  • Interior welds buffed clean and heat tint removed to prevent bacteria growth
  • 9" 304 stainless steel legs
  • Extended drum neck for complete filling, eliminating head space
  • Warning decals
  • Proudly Made in the USA


Stainless steel 304 (SS304) has excellent corrosion resistance and weldability. SS304 has an oxidation resistance of 1600°F for intermittent service and 1690°F for continuous service. We have a collection of stainless steel 304 drums, power drill mixers, and filter vessels. Stainless steel 304 products, such as pans and cooking tools are common household products that people use on a daily basis.


This information has been provided as a general guide. It is the customer's responsibility to select the proper container for product and application compatibility.

Additional Information

More Information
Capacity550 gal.
ColorStainless Steel
MaterialStainless Steel (304)
Dimensions42" L x 48" W x 74" H
Weight645 lbs.
Country of ManufactureUnited States
ModelTranStore® 516241
Tank ShapeRectangular
Tank UsabilityPortable
EnvironmentAbove Ground
Liquid Access1 Outlet , 1 Manway / Lid
Outlet / Drain2" 316 SS Ball Valve
Manway / Lid22-1/2" Vented Manway
Note:*Butterfly Valve (26BB3S) in bottom of first image not included, featured in Related Products.
*Please note we require the acknowledgement of our Steel IBC Order Cancellation Policy on all steel IBC orders. View the policy here.
Q & A
Customer Questions
Can you ship internationally? Where are you located?
The Cary Company online ordering platform is only set up to ship within the United States. For international shipments, please contact us at 630.629.6600 or Sales@thecarycompany.com, and we will be happy to process your order. Our main warehouse and office are located in Addison, Ill. We also have warehouses in across the United States that you can see here. Thank you for choosing The Cary Company.
What are Stainless Steel IBC Tanks used for?
Stainless Steel IBC Tanks are used to hold and transfer liquids, mainly chemicals hazardous materials.
How do the Stainless Steel IBC Tanks drain?
There is a one-piece ½" sloped bottom on the Stainless Steel IBC Tanks that is designed to help in the draining process.
Do your Stainless Steel IBC Tanks have gaskets?
Yes! Our Stainless Steel IBC Tanks include EDPM gaskets in the top fill opening vents for the regular and food grade tanks.
What is the size of the Stainless Steel IBC Tank top fill opening?
Our Stainless Steel IBC Tanks include a 22-1/2" diameter top fill opening.
What is the purpose of the sloped bottom on the Stainless Steel IBC Tanks?
Our Stainless Steel IBC Tanks include a 1/2" sloped bottom to get the most out of draining.
Can this tank hold pressure? If so, what is the maximum psi?
Thank you for your inquiry. These tanks are not pressure tested/certified. We cannot guarantee what pressure they are good for. Thank you for choosing The Cary Company!
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