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Speidel FO1/FO2 variable stainless steel tanks: 220-910 litre capacities -

These variable capacity tanks have a dished bottom with V channel for total draining, are supported on three legs, and have a racking outlet. They come with Speidel's 25 year guarantee and are easy to clean. Inner float lids can be included.

Capacities available:

  • 220 litre
  • 300 litre
  • 530 litre
  • 675 litre
  • 910 litre

See below for some of the great features of Speidel tanks, the benefits of variable capacity tanks, and the specification of the FO1 & FO2 tanks.

Please call us on 01404 892100 to discuss these tanks and your tank requirements.

Features: Application: Specification: Case Studies: Speidel

25 year Speidel guarantee! Easy clean!

  • Manufactured from high quality Thyssen Krupp stainless steel, which is generally thicker than that found on cheaper brands of tank
  • AISI 304 stainless steel as standard (AISI 316 on request)
  • Mirror finish (grade llld 2R) for chemical free cleaning
  • Seamless moulding of panels, providing great strength and reducing welds and dirt traps
  • Bottom panel made from one piece of moulded stainless steel, avoiding dirt traps associated with welded conical plates
  • Continuous, smooth welds, minimising dirt traps
  • Cylindrical
  • V channel extends from beyond the centre of the tank to ensure total draining
  • Bottom outlet without dirt traps and with direct access at front of tank
  • Strong, wide welded stainless steel legs
  • Includes racking point
  • Inner float lid, lid lifting crane and a range of other accessories available

Speidel variable capacity tanks are open-topped tanks with a floating inner lid, which is sealed by an inflatable tube to exclude air - useful if you need capacity flexibility and/or you are unsure of the harvest you will have.


  • Fermentation
  • Can also be used for mixing / blending

Ideal for:

  • Wine
  • Cider
  • Beer (NB These tanks are pressureless)


220 litre:

  • 3/4" BSP female drain outlet
  • 3/4" BSP female racking outlet

300, to 910 litre:

  • 1” BSP male drain outlet
  • 1” BSP male racking outlet


  • DIN40 male drain outlet
  • Reinforced racking port with DIN40 or DIN50 male racking outlet


  • 220 litre: 550mm diameter; 1382mm high; 17mm wide rim
  • 300 litre: 630mm diameter; 1384mm high; 17mm wide rim
  • 530 litre: 820mm diameter; 1361mm high; 42mm wide rim
  • 675 litre: 820mm diameter; 1620mm high; 42mm wide rim
  • 910 litre: 820mm diameter; 2109mm high; 42mm wide rim

The Case Studies below represent a tiny sample of the hundreds of FO1/2 tanks we have supplied:

Harrow Wood Farm Cider

Herbert Hall Wines Ltd

Marlings Vineyard

Speidel: Speidel have been manufacturing high quality tanks for the wine & beverage industries for over 100 years. Speidel tanks are used by successful drink producers around the world. As Speidel's exclusive UK agents, Vigo has been supplying Speidel tanks since 1996. We ensure the right tank is chosen for each application and fitted with the correct accessories.

Speidel tanks are manufactured from high quality Outukumpu stainless steel. Outukumpu are global leaders of stainless steel production, were founded in 1910 and acquired ThyssenKrupp in 2012. The steel is manufactured to stringent German standards and is generally thicker than that found on cheaper brands of tank.

Easy Clean
Speidel’s innovative design and production methods produce tanks which are incredibly easy to clean:

  • Mirror finish (grade llld 2R) for chemical free cleaning, reducing labour costs, chemical costs and damage to the environment
  • Seamless moulding of panels, door opening and door, reducing welds, minimising dirt traps and tartrate crystal formation, while maintaining great strength
  • Continuous, smooth welds, minimising dirt traps and tartrate crystal formation

Special features
Click here to view more special features of Speidel tanks.

Speidel stainless steel tanks* are guaranteed for 25 years and the wine makers, cider makers, juice producers and brewers who use them know why. Click here to read the reasons why.

(*)Excludes pressure tanks, due to the statutory requirements of the Pressure Equipment & Systems Regulations - please enquire for an explanation.

Competitive Price
The price of Speidel tanks is surprisingly competitive for the level of quality.

Speidel won the Vinitech Citation Innovation award for the design of their red wine mash plunger system, which ensures gentle processing, high colour and aroma extraction, low sludge content, and enables preset programming of immersion and interval times.

Environmentally Friendly Production
Speidel’s manufacturing facility in Germany is powered 100% from renewable sources, and production is 100% CO2 free.

Case Studies
Read some of our Speidel Tank Case Studies here.

The Range
View the range of Speidel tanks or download Speidel's latest brochure.

What we offer

  • As Speidel's exclusive UK agents of 20+ years, we give you qualified advice based on your specific requirements, helping you to choose the right tank for your application
  • We will give you a clear specification with a confirmed price
  • We ensure you are supplied with the correct tank fittings/accessories for your application, enabling you to start using your tank without delay
  • For bespoke tanks you will be supplied with tank drawings prior to manufacture for your peace of mind
  • We control your order from placement to the moment your tanks arrive on your site. so you don’t have to worry about sourcing freight and insurance
  • We can give advice on unloading your tanks from the lorry and subsequent handling
  • We are here for you throughout the lifespan of your tanks should you have any questions or need any advice

If temperature control of your product is required, we offer the Kreyer range of temperature control equipment, which work in conjunction with Speidel heating/cooling jackets, for accurate control of individual tank temperatures.

Contact Us
If you have any questions about Speidel tanks, please call us on 01404 892100 or email us at email us at


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