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Old 09-29-2011, 03:38 PM   #31
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I was thinking about doubling the size of them and then adding some that shoot directly down or at a 45° angle into the middle of the tank.
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Make the holes closet to where the water flow is coming from smaller then as you get farther away make them gradually bigger and you will get a more even spray
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Make the holes closet to where the water flow is coming from smaller then as you get farther away make them gradually bigger and you will get a more even spray

ooohhhh fancy lol. I'll give it a try. Sorry for jacking the thread.... back to rates.
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Good info is good info.
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Old 09-29-2011, 04:42 PM   #35
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BTW, I took the end off the spraybar and put an elbow on it and the flow was way higher (from our discussion on the other thread). I'm wondering if I make the spray holes larger and put the cap back on if I can keep such a god flow. They aren't really "spraying" anymore... just a little flow until it blows out the end.
That makes since now I was thinking the spray bar for your wet/dry. Hahaha I was think about the wrong end of the tank!
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Old 09-29-2011, 04:44 PM   #36
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Some pictures of mine hard to get good ones since my tank is up against the wall
I guess my confusion is when I had this set up

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As soon as I stopped water the siphon would continue and drain the whole thing.
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I guess my confusion is when I had this set up

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As soon as I stopped water the siphon would continue and drain the whole thing.
When I was testing in the sink I had a pipe in that 90
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I guess my confusion is when I had this set up

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As soon as I stopped water the siphon would continue and drain the whole thing.
It will if there is nothing on the other end to stop the flow as soon as my sump fills during a power outage it stops the water from flowing completly through which keeps it from draing the whole thing
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How did you figure out how to do that?
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Probably if you get enough holes in it to equal the same size as the pvc it should be close to that

It doesn't equate that way,just like 2 x 1" pipes dont have the same flow as a 2" pipe.
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