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post #22 of (permalink) Old 07-17-2013, 12:16 PM
Algae Grower
Join Date: Mar 2004
Location: Long Island, NY
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After buying 1/2" PVC pipes and fittings from the big box hardware store, I saw that the local store carried 1/2" CPVC - which looks like it will work better for this application - 1/2" ID/ 3/4" OD slides snuggly into the CPVC fittings and slides over the pump's outlet nozzle with just a little work. CPVC has the added benefit of having a significantly smaller outer diameter than PVC, making it easier to hide in your gravel.

Just wanted to share that with anyone else who might be taking on this project.
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