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Old 09-18-2011, 04:01 PM   #81
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Dou have all the adpators seated properly? They are oush in out in type things. And yep, HD or lowes will have it.
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Ya i checked all the seals...it leaks right from the hose adapter out the thread side...i think i just need teflon tape
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Old 09-18-2011, 04:42 PM   #83
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Home depot was helpful getting mine hooked up since the adapter I requested didn't come with it.
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Old 09-18-2011, 05:13 PM   #84
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Success!!!! Ok so how much flow should i expect to have? Or what is ideal?
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Old 09-18-2011, 05:21 PM   #85
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I get about 5g an hour. with a 3 to 1 ratio of waste water. make sure you make and discrad at least the first 10g or so, or like the instructions say
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Old 09-18-2011, 05:23 PM   #86
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Awesome running it through its 10-15gal break in...got it set up from the faucet off the house and the waste water drains into the sink...need to organize my tubing but so far it seems to be working ok.
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Old 09-18-2011, 05:30 PM   #87
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Looks like a good basic setup. thats why I love mine so much. lol
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All cleaned up...so far so good for me. Getting good flow and no leaks gonna run it for 10 or so gallons use the water to rinse the barrels...then i should be ready to start making some real water
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clean set up. i still need to do the same. ive just been making it as i go along.
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Thank you...need to start mixing salt after i get my barrels full.

What is needed for the salt barrel....heater and PH?
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