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Reliance Fold-A-Carrier Water Carrier - 5 gal.


    Reliance Fold-A-Carrier Water Carrier - 5 gal.

    Conveniently carry extra water conveniently in this collapsible 5 gal. Reliace Fold-A-Carrier water carrier. See details

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    Item # 708992

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    Conveniently carry extra water conveniently in this collapsible 5 gal. Reliace Fold-A-Carrier water carrier.

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    Conveniently carry extra water conveniently in this collapsible 5 gal. Reliace Fold-A-Carrier water carrier.

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    Conveniently carry extra water conveniently in this collapsible 5 gal. Reliace Fold-A-Carrier water carrier.

    • Integrated handle on top for easy carrying and handling
    • Easy-pour spigot has leakproof Smooth-Flow™ on/off feature
    • Large neck opening lets you add ice
    • Molded in PourAide™ finger grip for easy dispensing
    • Food-approved, high-grade polyethylene remains flexible even in extreme cold


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    Reliance Fold-A-Carrier Water Carrier - 5 gal. Specs
    Best use
    Family & car camping
    18.9 liter
    640 fluid ounces
    11 x 11 x 11 inches
    10 ounces
    Liquid capacity (L)
    Liquid capacity (fl. oz.)
    BPA free

    Reliance Fold-A-Carrier Water Carrier - 5 gal.

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    Reliance Fold-A-Carrier Water Carrier - 5 rated1.0out of5by8.
    Rated1out of5byfromLeaksWe bought this and it was leaking right away, by the faucet. Couldn't fix it no matter what we did.
    Date published: 2013-10-24
    Rated1out of5byfromLeaked with first useThere was already a leaking hole the first time I filled it up. Returning it and purchasing something more rigid. Definitely would not recommend this prodeuct. Based on previous reviews, this seems to be an ongiong problem. REI - I'm frustrated that this is still on the shelves.
    Date published: 2013-10-17
    Rated1out of5byfromLeaksTook it with us on a trip to southern Utah. Right out of the bag it sprung a leak. Wherever the plastic was folded is where you can expect a leak. I thought I'd take a chance due to it's cheap price, well there's a reason it's so cheap. I would not recommend this product and would consider carefully any product from this company knowing that they are producing a product with such poor design and allowing it to continue. Spend a little more and get a better product.
    Date published: 2013-10-13
    Rated1out of5byfromReliance: Anything but reliableI returned the 5 gal Reliance purchased a year ago because it sprung a leak. The new Reliance (only portable water container carried at this Seattle REI branch), had a leaky spout. Got up in the morning to find half of my water had dripped out. I hope to find another water carrier at REI that is more reliable than Reliance.
    Date published: 2013-10-10
    Rated1out of5byfromTest for Leaks and Inspect CloselyBought 4 of these to take on an extended river trip. 1 of 4 leaked when test filled. The replacement carrier also leaked. That's 40% failure brand new. Unuseable. Warrantied for 5 years, but this does you no good when you are 4 days from anywhere. Leaks appear to originate at the creases and corners of the original folds. Do not trust these carriers if your water requirements depend on them.
    Date published: 2013-02-06
    Rated1out of5byfromLeaked On First FillWhen I went to my local REI they didn't have the water storage container I wanted to purchase. I said to the REI employee, "I don't want to get one of those collapsable ones because I read on the reviews that they leak." He told me it really wouldn't be a problem and I trusted him. I went to fill it up THE VERY FIRST TIME, had it on a clean kitchen counter, didn't overfill it, etc. As soon as I tipped it on its side to see if I had screwed the cap on tight enough there was a steady tiny stream of water shooting out the side... I should have trusted my instincts. Don't ever buy one of these!!!
    Date published: 2012-10-05
    Rated1out of5byfromimmediate leakThis container is pretty bad - it started leaking immediately upon filling it via a small hole at the corner where it was folded from the factory. Also, the handle isn't thick enough, so it collapses around your hand when full. I'll be returning it.
    Date published: 2012-09-17
    Rated1out of5byfromPinhole leak when brand new. Worthless.Had a pinhole leak in it brand new out of the bag. Filled it, drove to my camp, left it in the front passenger seat-well, and came back to find about half the water (2.5 gallons) had leaked out over 2+ days. Still working to get a slight mold/mildew smell out of my car. Don't take the risk with this product.
    Date published: 2012-09-09

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