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Old 05-01-2011, 08:47 AM   #1
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Steel plumbing

I have a hose clamp to keep my hose connected to my pump and it's made out of steel or stainless steel. I not sure If that would be alright or if there is a plastic replacement and I'm not talking about zip ties I've tried those before and I just get them tight enough
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What size is it can't you get any plumbing fittings to join them?!
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Old 05-01-2011, 11:40 AM   #3
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Plastic clamps are available .Check Foster and Smith in the fish plumbing section.I use them with no problems.You might be able to find them at a LFS. The stainless steel ones are going to rust.
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Metal is a big no no when it comes to saltwater. It can cause problems from the start and they don't go away overnight. Look for plastic hose clamps.
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I thinnk usplastics also sells plastic hose clamps (might want to opt for a more commercial grade).
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