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Old 09-27-2012, 08:03 AM   #1
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Yamaha 2400i Storage Container

I finally found and purchased a robust weather-proof storage container for my Yamaha 2400i. Contico Pro Tuff Bin. Got it with free shipping from Zorro Tools. Perfect height and depth, and just a bit wider than the generator - enough space for a gasoline container.

http://www.zorotools.com/g/00053398/k-G0816715?utm_source=google_shopping&utm_medium=cpc &utm_campaign=Google_Shopping_Feed&kw={keyword}&gc lid=CNewpc7m1bICFWGnPAodcnMA3A

Now, how you transport the loaded container it is another topic.
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Old 09-27-2012, 09:13 AM   #2
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Here is a link to them on Amazon. They look nice, thanks for the post.

As to carrying it, my 2400 stays in the bed of my truck under the cap.
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It's one of the last things I pack into my SUV. And it stays there when it runs, with the exhaust port facing in the proper direction, of course. ;-)

At one time I thought a container would be good, but the darn thing just takes up too much extra space.
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Old 09-28-2012, 10:39 AM   #4
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I've done the same in loading mine, Murray, and will probably continue to do so. It's easier, and when I run the carb dry there isn't a whiff of gasoline inside the SUV. I haven't been bold enough to run it inside the SUV, but as you obviously haven't burned up your MB, I may give that a try. The container is primarily for the afterdeck of our sailboat, where the Yamaha will spend the sailing season.
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