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Old 06-27-2011, 02:19 PM   #11
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Tom,

I don't know if you have ace hardwares out there but that's where I got my acrylic for my sump (very alike design). I needed about 4 sq ft. And I got it for 14 bucks (a very reasonable deal)

They didn't cut it I did that at home with a table saw with a finishing blade
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Old 06-27-2011, 11:10 PM   #12
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I don't know if you have ace hardwares out there but that's where I got my acrylic for my sump (very alike design). I needed about 4 sq ft. And I got it for 14 bucks (a very reasonable deal)

They didn't cut it I did that at home with a table saw with a finishing blade
That's a really good price, how thick was it? I think there is an Ace hardware store near by in CT. Thanks for the tip.
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Old 06-28-2011, 12:14 AM   #13
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It was 1/4 inch "scrap" that was the perfect size
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Old 11-25-2011, 05:48 PM   #14
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Just an update, I have finally got my dream sump built (not yet delivered). Although I did decide to extend it to 48" wide.
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looks good but the only problem I see is the where the water flows over the acrylic from both sides into the return pump section,with evaporation the water flow will cause a cascade and cause bubbles in this section which will be pumped into the dt in micro bubbles,
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looks good but the only problem I see is the where the water flows over the acrylic from both sides into the return pump section,with evaporation the water flow will cause a cascade and cause bubbles in this section which will be pumped into the dt in micro bubbles,
I plan on having the water level just above the two baffles (either side of the return pump section) with a float switch ATO making sure its always level.
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Old 11-27-2011, 01:35 PM   #17
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If you don't mind what program did you use for your 3D modeling?
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If you don't mind what program did you use for your 3D modeling?
Lightwave 3D
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really like this design
can u email me ur cut sheets please. was pretty hard to read on here.
thanks!
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really like this design
can u email me ur cut sheets please. was pretty hard to read on here.
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Sure just message me with your email address...
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