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Forum: Equipment 07-04-2015, 06:15 AM
Replies: 215
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Posted By AlanLe
I'll powder coat all regs if i can but like i...

I'll powder coat all regs if i can but like i said you will need to disassemble the reg for a proper job. Think of a red body regulator! That Aptech AK1700 series is sexy. About 90% of the Aptech...
Forum: Equipment 07-04-2015, 06:04 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 449
Posted By AlanLe
That co2 tubing is not supposed to be that flat...

That co2 tubing is not supposed to be that flat when co2 is off. Sumting is wong!


-Alan
Forum: Equipment 07-03-2015, 04:29 AM
Replies: 215
Views: 20,054
Posted By AlanLe
Alan's CO2 system builds

I have been thinking about this for a while. I was able to source out 2 Matheson Ultraline knobs (because I bought 2 lemon regs). Here they are on the IR6000. The two parts fit like they are designed...
Forum: Equipment 07-03-2015, 02:53 AM
Replies: 215
Views: 20,054
Posted By AlanLe
Alan's CO2 system builds

You should get chrome kit Tony. Im thinking of powder coating but it required disassembly of the reg.

You guys see something on this machine?...
Forum: Equipment 07-03-2015, 12:40 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 285
Posted By AlanLe
co2 post body fitting

Yes just nut and ferrules. You can use a tube insert.


-Alan
Forum: Equipment 06-30-2015, 08:55 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 285
Posted By AlanLe
The barb check valve will work. I'm using this on...

The barb check valve will work. I'm using this on my system at home and change them out every 6 to 8 months.

Amazon.com : 2pc Stainless Steel Check Valve for Co2 Line 4/6mm Tubing Regulator...
Forum: Equipment 06-30-2015, 06:21 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 298
Posted By AlanLe
You can buy the needle valve on the...

You can buy the needle valve on the manufacturer's website or hunt around on auction sites and surplus sites for lower price. The Burkert solenoid can be purchased from freshwater system. You can...
Forum: Equipment 06-30-2015, 06:01 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 285
Posted By AlanLe
You put another check valve on the inlet side of...

You put another check valve on the inlet side of the bubble counter. That will fix the problem.


-Alan
Forum: Equipment 06-30-2015, 05:30 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 298
Posted By AlanLe
Needle valve Swagelok s, m series, swagelok 22...

Needle valve
Swagelok s, m series, swagelok 22 series, ideal 52-1, hoke 1300 series,

Solenoid
Burkert 6011, smc vdw


-Alan
Forum: Equipment 06-27-2015, 05:26 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 224
Posted By AlanLe
AGA Regulator

It's only the regulator body. You will need a cga320 nipple and nut, fittings, solenoid and needle valve to make up the complete system.


-Alan
Forum: Equipment 06-26-2015, 07:30 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 224
Posted By AlanLe
Thats a deal of the year. This is the stainless...

Thats a deal of the year. This is the stainless steel reg.


-Alan
Forum: Equipment 06-26-2015, 04:05 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 169
Posted By AlanLe
Ada beetle or Cal Aqua in line diffuser?

How about Elos Rea50 co2 reactor?
http://images.tapatalk-cdn.com/15/06/25/b3f243b813ff6a7a739c76626fd7cbcc.jpg


-Alan
Forum: Equipment 06-26-2015, 03:57 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 2,914
Posted By AlanLe
In general, anything from swagelok is high end! ...

In general, anything from swagelok is high end!
http://images.tapatalk-cdn.com/15/06/25/2b3116341c0f1ea5426f662d3378ed1f.jpg


-Alan
Forum: Lighting 06-24-2015, 12:24 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 592
Posted By AlanLe
Finnex ray2. It's about $70. I had one on my...

Finnex ray2. It's about $70. I had one on my 10gl.

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Forum: Equipment 06-19-2015, 12:50 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 245
Posted By AlanLe
S is low flow. M is medium flow. The M series...

S is low flow. M is medium flow. The M series will work just fine. Of course most people preferred the S series because its Cv is smaller.


-Alan
Forum: Equipment 06-18-2015, 05:45 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 382
Posted By AlanLe
You're likely to get algae when your equipment is...

You're likely to get algae when your equipment is dirty (filter,tubing and etc.,..).
Forum: Equipment 06-18-2015, 04:08 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 382
Posted By AlanLe
You can get a dual stage from co2art for around...

You can get a dual stage from co2art for around $125....
Forum: Equipment 06-17-2015, 03:00 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 382
Posted By AlanLe
Thats what I noticed when I was looking at the...

Thats what I noticed when I was looking at the pic. It was actually bent during the transport. We got it fixed. I found a new use for this needle valve. You can tighten the 2 allen screws to lock...
Forum: Lighting 06-15-2015, 10:30 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 280
Posted By AlanLe
Yes it will put you in the high light range....

Yes it will put you in the high light range. However you can dim it down. I run both of my e series at 80% brightness.
http://images.tapatalk-cdn.com/15/06/15/146ca7f3941347a240d135300b27afc8.jpg
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Forum: Equipment 06-12-2015, 09:07 PM
Replies: 215
Views: 20,054
Posted By AlanLe
You're be fine as long as you wash your hands and...

You're be fine as long as you wash your hands and don't lick the nipple and nut.
Forum: Equipment 06-10-2015, 04:49 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 824
Posted By AlanLe
Here's mine. This regulator is really shiny. ...

Here's mine. This regulator is really shiny.
http://images.tapatalk-cdn.com/15/06/09/68d2e617f57955970e838869ce756d88.jpg...
Forum: Equipment 06-08-2015, 06:53 PM
Replies: 215
Views: 20,054
Posted By AlanLe
Yes I use push to connect check valves and barb...

Yes I use push to connect check valves and barb check valves. They shouldn't leak, make sure you push the tube all the way in. It shouldn't disconnect when you pull it back out without pressing the...
Forum: Equipment 06-08-2015, 06:50 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 575
Posted By AlanLe
As far as we know, they use SMC air flow valve....

As far as we know, they use SMC air flow valve. We have no details about the regulator body and solenoid. I'm pretty sure it's not Parker, Victor or Matheson regulator. Just do some research. Find...
Forum: Equipment 06-07-2015, 03:48 AM
Replies: 215
Views: 20,054
Posted By AlanLe
No you need the inner o-ring. Otherwise it will...

No you need the inner o-ring. Otherwise it will leak.


-Alan
Forum: Equipment 06-06-2015, 05:15 AM
Replies: 215
Views: 20,054
Posted By AlanLe
That short cga nipple seals the deal! :-) ...

That short cga nipple seals the deal! :-)




You can use the o-ring from those jbj bubble counters. That's what I gave Josh. Let me know if you need one.


-Alan
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