Choosing the Best Sealcoating Sprayer Tank Size For Your Business

Want to buy a new sprayer system, but can't decide on the right tank size? Read this guide to choose the best sealcoating sprayer tank size for you.

Judson Burdon
Posted by Judson Burdon on August 08

Here at Asphalt Kingdom, we're proud to offer different types of sealcoat sprayer machines to suit the needs of a wide range of customers.

We have some basic sealcoat sprayer systems for new contractors and DIYers. And then we have those massive sealcoating spray systems designed especially for contractors who wish to scale their business.

What Sealcoating Sprayer Tank Size Should I Buy?

You may have set your sights on a particular spray system we have in our store. But the problem is you're unsure if the tank size suits your needs as a contractor.

Do you go for an asphalt sealcoat sprayer with a decent 130-gallon tank? Or do you take the plunge and go for a unit with the largest tank?

To help you make the right decision, let's take a look at the different options you have and see which asphalt sealcoat spray tank size is best for you.

130 Gallon Tank: AK130 Sealcoat Sprayer and AK130 Pro Sealcoating Spray System

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Ideal for: New contractors and existing contractors who wish to expand their services to sealcoating. The sealcoat tank is also great for DIYers who own or manage mid-size to large commercial properties.

If you're new to the sealcoating business or you are a long-time property maintenance contractor who wants to try sealcoating this year, then the AK130 Sealcoat Sprayer is a good choice.

Its sealcoat spray tank can accommodate 130 gallons of asphalt sealer.

Its sealcoating coverage can reach up to 13,000 square feet, allowing you to sealcoat a small to mid-size grocery store or mall parking lot plus a couple of fast-food chain lots within the same day.

Shop AK130 Sealcoat Sprayer

Shop AK130 Pro Sealcoating Spray System

Related: 6 Reasons to Start a Driveway Sealing Business

230 Gallon Tank: AK230 Sealcoat Sprayer and AK230 Pro Sealcoat Sprayer

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Ideal for: Sealcoating contractors who wish to scale their operations.

Are you in your second year as a contractor and want to scale your operations slowly but surely?

Do you need a piece of equipment that has a higher capacity than the AK130, but you're not yet ready to splurge? Then we recommend the AK230 Sealcoat Sprayer

Its sealcoat tank can hold up to 230 gallons of blacktop sealer and allows contractors to cover as much as 23,000 square feet of pavement.

That's enough to cover a mid-size to a large grocery store or mall parking lot in asphalt sealer, plus plenty to spare for a handful of smaller establishments and driveways afterwards.

Shop AK230 Sealcoat Sprayer

Shop AK230 Pro Sealcoat Sprayer

300 Gallon Tank: AirBoss 300 Air Operated Spray System

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Ideal for: Contractors who wish to grow their operations quickly

The AirBoss 300 Air Operated Spray System's tank can hold up to 300 gallons of asphalt sealer, allowing contractors to cover as much as 30,000 square feet of pavement.

That's enough sealer to cover a large stadium or mall parking lot.

The high-capacity sealcoat spray tank is just one of the many benefits of owning this unit.

It is one of the few sealcoating spray systems in the market with an air-operated pump, which makes it a great a choice if you're planning to spray sealer mixed with additives and sand.

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Related: How to Start a Driveway Sealcoating Business

350 Gallon or 500 Gallon Tank: AK-Pro Sealcoat Spray System

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Ideal for: Established contractors who service large and multiple parking lots

The AK-Pro Sealcoat Spray System is Asphalt Kingdom's newest sealcoating system.

This machine was made for contractors that maintain extremely large parking lots or are planning to scale quickly this year.

If the cost is not an issue, then this unit is definitely the one you should have.

Choose between a 350-gallon asphalt sealer tank or a whopping 500-gallon one.

Both sealcoat tanks can be skid-mounted on a truck or trailer-mounted if you want.

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Sealcoating Spray Tank System Comparisons

Product Name Full Tank Capacity Total Coverage Features
AK130 Sealcoat Sprayer 130 gallons 13,000 square feet
  • Durable all-steel construction
  • Tank capacity makes t ideal for new contractors
  • Can be hauled to the jobsite in the back of a half-ton truck or trailer
AK130 Pro Sealcoating Spray System 130 gallons 13,000 square feet
  • Includes filter kit, hose reel, and transfer kit
  • Spray Systems Essentials Kit included
  • With powerful Honda engine
AK230 Sealcoat Sprayer 230 gallons 23,000 square feet
  • Puncture-proof 11-gauge steel tank
  • Tank designed for full-time sealcoating contractors who wish to scale operations
  • Robust and dependable engine and pump
AK230 Pro Sealcoat Sprayer 230 gallons 23,000 square feet
  • Tank designed for full-time sealcoating contractors who wish to scale operations
  • Corrosion-resistant powder-coated steel tank
  • Includes hose reel, filter kit, and transfer kit
AirBoss 300 Air Operated Spray System 300 gallons 30,000 square feet
  • Fits in all full-sized pickup truck beds or trailers
  • High-capacity tank for contractors who service large parking lots
  • Powerful air-operated spray system
AK-Pro Sealcoat Spray System 350 gallons 35,000 square feet
  • Unit can be mounted on skid or trailer
  • Tank features a solid construction with rust-resistant coating
  • Made for seasoned contractors who service a lot of commercial parking lots
AK-Pro Sealcoat Spray System 500 gallons 50,000 square feet
  • Two mounting options: skid mount or trailer mount
  • High-capacity tank made for seasoned contractors who service a lot of commercial parking lots
  • Corrosion-resistant steel tank

 

Sealcoat Sprayer Systems for Small Driveway Sealing Contractors and DIYers

Starting out as a contractor on a limited budget? Or maybe you own or manage a small commercial property, and you wish to seal your own parking lot? 

Then we recommend the AK55 Sealer Sprayer for Drums or the AK275 Tote Sealcoating Spray System

The AK55 Sealer Sprayer for Drums has a capacity of up to 55 gallons of blacktop sealer and has a coverage of up to 5,500 square feet.

This is a must if you're looking for a budget-friendly unit that fits a new sealcoater's needs.

Another affordable sealcoating sprayer option you can explore is the AK275 Tote Sealcoating Spray System.

Unlike other spray systems we mentioned earlier, this one has a sturdy tote specially designed for storing blacktop sealer.

When charging $0.35 per sq ft, you can make over $9,600 per full tote of asphalt sealer.

Note: Totes for this unit can be bought separately along with Asphalt Kingdom's proprietary camlock connectors.

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Conclusion:

We hope this blog has helped you find the right asphalt sealer system tank size for your business. Need more help in choosing the right sealcoating supplies and equipment or want to know your financing options with us? Don't hesitate to get in touch with our sales team via phone call or chat.

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