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Old 08-21-2012, 03:45 PM   #11
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I'm assuming that your bulkhead fittings are slip fit on the sump side. If your flex hoses are not glued in place, it may be a fight, but you should be able to wiggle them free and glue your PVC from there. If it is glued, bulk head fittings are cheap and easy enough to replace Hope that answered your question.
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Old 08-21-2012, 03:49 PM   #12
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The threads that the jamb nut thread onto the bulk head are not for anything but that jamb nut. All hose/PVC work should be slip fit or threaded on the inside part of it.
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Old 08-21-2012, 05:17 PM   #13
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I'm confused..... What's the inside part??? So they should slip fit on? Just use PVC glue? How do I know what size to use??? I can't measure it's impossible. It's flex hose and vinyl tubing..... Don't know how to know what size to get!
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Old 08-21-2012, 05:50 PM   #14
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My pump is 3/4".... Do you think that's how big the bulkhead is for the overflow for the pump? How big is flex hose?
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Old 08-21-2012, 06:08 PM   #15
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And also, in the return I have that U Shape thing with one end half the length of the other. I want to take them out and clean them. How do I do this? Do they just come off??
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Old 08-21-2012, 07:02 PM   #16
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I see now, I just realized this isn't your standard bulkhead. Where should I get one for PVC??? See this one is for flex tubing. Is there any way I can mod this to make it PVC useable?
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Old 08-21-2012, 07:08 PM   #17
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Some one please help could I use the h
Threads already on here??? Or would I need completely new bulkheads??? Please help I wanna do this tomorrow.
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Old 08-21-2012, 07:09 PM   #18
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I'm not sure on that one.
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Old 08-21-2012, 07:11 PM   #19
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New bulkheads if you want to go PVC. 1" is common for the drain and 3/4" is common for the return.


Common not standard.
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Old 08-21-2012, 07:14 PM   #20
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Are there any that I could get at a hardware store like lowes or HD???
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