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Old 03-12-2012, 12:37 AM   #41
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Here is the canister for my filter. Im goin to do some testing on the box before i do the inside. I will update you as i go. Hopefully be doin final test by the end of the week.

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Old 03-12-2012, 01:36 AM   #42
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Test #1 got an air leak gonna let it dry out and seal it and test again tomorrow
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Old 03-12-2012, 01:41 AM   #43
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Test #1 got an air leak gonna let it dry out and seal it and test again tomorrow
Sweet jbird! Looks like you're almost there!
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Old 03-12-2012, 04:32 PM   #44
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If all goes wrong some large diameter pvc should do the job, its also able to hold up to a lot of pressure from the restriction of flow from the media and having 1 side a screw on cap and the other a glued on cap it will last really long. Plastic tends to crack, so for the first month keep the filter in a 5 gal bucket even if the container passes the leak test.
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Old 03-12-2012, 04:44 PM   #45
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I wanted to di pvc but wanted it clear. And clear pvc is $55 a foot so to much i might do pvc later this is mainly a test to see how it works and to see if ican do it lol
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Old 03-12-2012, 10:38 PM   #46
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Well my box wont hold the pressure so pvc it is. If i make it with pvc can i lay it down or does it have to be vertical
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Old 03-12-2012, 10:59 PM   #47
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Get some white pvc, why clear?

Either way is fine
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I wanted clear cause i wanted to be able to see it but im goin with white cause i can get it cheap
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Old 03-19-2012, 03:08 AM   #49
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Then get flex tubing. Just go on google and type flexible PVC. It's clear plastic.
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Old 03-19-2012, 10:23 AM   #50
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I dont think flex tubing comes in 6in and of it does its probably way to much $
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