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post #10 of (permalink) Old 01-28-2013, 11:30 AM
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just layout the parts as shown, glue together, and drill holes every inch. make the holes small to start with and then you can tweak by drilling every-other hole larger until you get the flow you are looking for. if every-other hole doesn't work, drill them all bigger. but get too big and you will have to start over. I can't remember off the top of my head, but I think I have 3/16" and 1/4" holes in this spray bar. Instead of just capping the end like I did, I would make both ends look the same and then cap one. that way it hangs itself on the rim instead of having to suspend the one end with a zip tie.


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