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post #1 of 4 (permalink) Old 02-18-2004, 07:11 AM Thread Starter
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Just recieved the new regulator from Aqua-store.com. Does this regulator combo suppose to have contained a check valve? I get conflicting information from some people. I was told by the store rep that it does contain a check valve...but I've read that it doesnt. Can someone please clarify? And can anyone tell me where I can purchase a cheap Check valve for a CO2 setup?

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post #2 of 4 (permalink) Old 02-18-2004, 01:29 PM
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No, the milwaukee all in one unit, as manufactured, contains NO check valve. Possible that Aqua-store.com packages a check valve with what they sell, but that's it.
My milwaukee didn't have a check valve.

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post #3 of 4 (permalink) Old 02-19-2004, 06:26 AM Thread Starter
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Thanks gregg. I just ended up ordering the Dennerle check valve earlier. In the meantime I'm still gonna use start setting up my CO2 system and keep the tank a little higher than the water level temporarily. I noticed that the JBJ regulator has the check valve built in with the bubble counter..hmmm..could the milwaukee combo be the same? Oh well, not that it matters now.
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as far as I saw on my regulator, no the milwaukee doesn't have any built in check valve. as I recall the setup instructions tell you to put a check valve on it.

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