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Old 07-28-2009, 01:35 AM   #11
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I cant wait to see your next step. What kind of ATO are you using?
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Old 07-28-2009, 01:44 AM   #12
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DIY system (I don't see a point in buying the $100 system when I can make one for cheap) The black bucket is the possible reservoir, but I think I'll get a slim container like the kind for refrigerators.
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Old 07-28-2009, 10:27 AM   #13
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did you use a switch like this?
Aquarium Maintenance & Plumbing: Eshopps Auto Top Off Float Valve
Or like this?
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Old 07-28-2009, 02:13 PM   #14
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I have't completed the system yet (looking for the electrical components now lol) but this is the kind of switch I'm trying to get



(There's something about electricity and water that I love.. Maybe its the danger factor. xD)
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Old 07-28-2009, 02:17 PM   #15
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(There's something about electricity and water that I love.. Maybe its the danger factor. xD)[/quote]

lol
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Yeah, just make sure you have a titanium grounding probe.....
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yeah have GFCI lol getting shocked hurts like a...well...it hurts a lot!
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yeah have GFCI lol getting shocked hurts like a...well...it hurts a lot!
I know the feeling .

lol but the best way to learn is through mistakes.
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I think the best way is to learn from other's mistakes!
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