Build Your Own Parts-Cleaning Tank

If you're a tinkerer, there have probably been a lot of times you wished you had a parts-cleaning tank. Our researchers have come up with one you can cobble together at a fraction of the cost of commercial units.

parts cleaning tank - individual components laid out on shop floor
Components of the parts cleaning tank include a barrel, a sink, a pump, assorted hoses, and electrical power.
Photo by MOTHER EARTH NEWS Staff