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Forum: Equipment Today, 01:39 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 157
Posted By charlie 1
I would leave the filter in if it`s a...

I would leave the filter in if it`s a manufacturer feature & not a DIY addition.
The shut off valve on the output should not be too difficult to remove ( may need a vise), more than likely it will...
Forum: The Lounge & Introductions 08-23-2014, 03:57 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 156
Posted By charlie 1
https://www.google.ca/maps/place/Avenue+Viger+Oues...

https://www.google.ca/maps/place/Avenue+Viger+Ouest,+Montr%C3%A9al,+QC/@45.5038355,-73.5617468,17z/data=!3m1!4b1!4m2!3m1!1s0x4cc91a5a8a1484c1:0x7324627e0362e67b.
I would use the French listing of...
Forum: Equipment 08-21-2014, 09:32 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 184
Posted By charlie 1
There is a 6 way splitter with needle valves on...

There is a 6 way splitter with needle valves on the forbidden auction site @ a buy it now price of 53.99, can always up grade the needle valves to your satisfaction, but it`s just a few bucks...
Forum: Equipment 08-18-2014, 04:53 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 495
Posted By charlie 1
The x months by X size tanks & CO2 bottle size...

The x months by X size tanks & CO2 bottle size will vary widely, dependant on how much is being injected to properly sustain plant growth in each individual tank.
I use a drop checker to get me a...
Forum: Equipment 08-18-2014, 01:51 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 997
Posted By charlie 1
I noticed you are getting he NV 55 for 25 ish?, I...

I noticed you are getting he NV 55 for 25 ish?, I think a new NV 55 -18 is a tad bit more, like 5.00 check it out , if it`s only a few $ more, it`s a no brainer.
Forum: Equipment 08-18-2014, 01:22 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 997
Posted By charlie 1
Clippard 15453 ...

Clippard 15453


http://www.clippard.com/downloads/PDF_Documents/Clippard%20Full%20Line%20Catalog/Clippard%20Catalog%20by%20Page%20Number/288-327%20Fittings%20and%20Tubing/Page%20307.pdf
Forum: Equipment 08-18-2014, 12:56 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 997
Posted By charlie 1
http://www.clippard.com/part/11752-1-PKG ...

http://www.clippard.com/part/11752-1-PKG


Clippard, I will post the link when I find it
Forum: Equipment 08-18-2014, 12:13 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 997
Posted By charlie 1
Really consider what Darkblade said about the...

Really consider what Darkblade said about the cons of mounting The NV 55 to the regulator, those 10-32 brass nipples breaks if you sneeze at it the wrong way :smile: ok before the not true police get...
Forum: Equipment 08-17-2014, 10:38 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 495
Posted By charlie 1
:icon_bigg:icon_bigg So true, I now have 5 2...

:icon_bigg:icon_bigg
So true, I now have 5 2 stage diy rigs with 2 ready to go but not in use , I justify having them by saying it`s my back up:icon_lol::icon_lol:
Forum: Equipment 08-17-2014, 10:28 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 495
Posted By charlie 1
As mentioned that was my personal preference, my...

As mentioned that was my personal preference, my way of thinking is to Maximise my dollars .
example - in my neck of the woods cost difference of filling a 5 lb & a 10 lb is 3.00 , using your 5 lb...
Forum: Equipment 08-16-2014, 07:46 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 495
Posted By charlie 1
Could not agree with you more, using anything...

Could not agree with you more, using anything less than a 10 lb on a 55 gallon in my opinion is like pouring your money down the drain, which defeats your " Budget" quest.
My advise is to save a few...
Forum: Equipment 08-14-2014, 09:38 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 175
Posted By charlie 1
One way of reducing the bulk in the case of the...

One way of reducing the bulk in the case of the fabco you would need 2 more nipples or better still one male 1/8 NPT "T"
Forum: Equipment 08-14-2014, 12:52 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 175
Posted By charlie 1
Good job! On a personal note, I find the...

Good job!
On a personal note, I find the splitters to be unnecessarily bulky , especially the first one with he Fabco valves, but if functionality is your only objective , no worries there.
I would...
Forum: Equipment 08-14-2014, 01:47 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 997
Posted By charlie 1
Establishing a budget & posting it , will get you...

Establishing a budget & posting it , will get you more suggestions.
I would suggest you spend on the Regulator, solenoid & needle valve. Cheap out on the fittings & in line bubble counter.
Forum: Equipment 08-13-2014, 12:30 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 192
Posted By charlie 1
http://www.fabco-air.com/products/flow_controls/NV...

http://www.fabco-air.com/products/flow_controls/NV-55-18.html
for needle valve.
Forum: Equipment 08-12-2014, 08:50 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 339
Posted By charlie 1
I should really get these for my upcoming finnex...

I should really get these for my upcoming finnex fixture:icon_mrgr
Forum: Equipment 08-12-2014, 01:26 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 339
Posted By charlie 1
I use them to suspend my zoo med quad fixture,...

I use them to suspend my zoo med quad fixture, it's holding well for the last few years....
Forum: Equipment 08-09-2014, 04:57 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 461
Posted By charlie 1
[QUOTE=exv152;6483841]I found a local store that...

[QUOTE=exv152;6483841]I found a local store that sells these, QUOTE]
Let me in on the secret :red_mouth
Forum: Equipment 08-07-2014, 11:13 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 377
Posted By charlie 1
I forgot about that.

I forgot about that.
Forum: Equipment 08-07-2014, 06:06 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 377
Posted By charlie 1
Think of it this way less resistance faster...

Think of it this way less resistance faster bubble rate, resistance in this case is your method of diffusing the co2.
you set the bubble rate with resistance in tact at the diffusing media, a leak...
Forum: Equipment 08-06-2014, 08:57 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 665
Posted By charlie 1
Hope you get the fabco`s, good choice. Will I...

Hope you get the fabco`s, good choice.
Will I buy a Parker, hoke or Swagelok - most definitely but never at full retail price :proud:.
Keep us posted on your progress.
BTW the guys that really...
Forum: Equipment 08-05-2014, 12:32 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 665
Posted By charlie 1
Is this picture a true representation ? I...

Is this picture a true representation ?
I looked at it earlier but was told it will not work.
FHF , what is the cheaper alternative you are working with, if you are inclined to share :smile:
Forum: Equipment 07-30-2014, 07:20 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 193
Posted By charlie 1
I have, but only for the last few months, so no...

I have, but only for the last few months, so no long term experience.
I was able to find it cheaper on a popular auction site.
Regards
Forum: Equipment 07-30-2014, 11:15 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 176
Posted By charlie 1
If that is directed @ me, the answer is no. Use...

If that is directed @ me, the answer is no.
Use it just as see in the green machine video, it`s the same thing but white.
Regards
Forum: Equipment 07-30-2014, 11:11 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,694
Posted By charlie 1
I`m waiting for a quote on the DV valve from...

I`m waiting for a quote on the DV valve from Wainbee, will let you know what they quote me.
The tanks are now 105 +tx = still way cheaper than the prices the vultures your way are asking.
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