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post #16 of 17 (permalink) Old 04-13-2013, 09:42 AM
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Nice. That thick hose is harder to clamp down. The thinner wall vinyl tubing is a bit better and probably wont even need clamps. I personally used my eheim plumbing.
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post #17 of 17 (permalink) Old 04-14-2013, 02:17 AM Thread Starter
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the thick hose is harder to clamp but I found the thinner stuff can actually get punctured with those el cheepo hose clamps I got so I used heavier walled hosing nad metal barbed fittings you can crank those clamps till they embed themselves and still be good.

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