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As mentioned, a paintball co2 with automatic control OR the ability to be easily mainly controlled.
Any one with a schematic or plan for some thing like this?
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Automated control (via a timer) is as simple as including a solenoid in the setup.

You can adapt the instructions from my Primer to Pressurized CO2 (linked in my signature below) for a paintball setup quite easily.
 

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I keep mine on 24/7 at 1 bps so I don't need regulation and my plants seem happier for it!
Here's what I used:

-Empire 24 oz co2 tank
Empire Paintball 24oz CO2 Tank https://www.amazon.com/dp/B007XKFQCM/ref=cm_sw_r_cp_api_.0.ZxbMASJ8D7

-1/4" compression by 1/8" needle valve
LASCO 17-1109 1/4-Inch Compression by 1/8-Inch Male Pipe Thread Angle Brass Needle Valve https://www.amazon.com/dp/B008E332UK/ref=cm_sw_r_cp_api_G1.ZxbEVF8K5A

-ASA 2port on off adaptor with gauge.
Aquarium Plant Tank Paintball Co2 Tank Adapter Diy on Off Asa 2 Port + Gauge https://www.amazon.com/dp/B013JAWG5O/ref=cm_sw_r_cp_api_X2.ZxbD0KDZEB

-co2 safe tubing
AQUATEK CO2-Proof Tubing 16 Feet https://www.amazon.com/dp/B008UCOFJW/ref=cm_sw_r_cp_api_n4.ZxbEY31MF1

-co2 diffuser[/URL]
Lots of options on Amazon and eBay
-bubble counter
Lots of options again, but I use the spiral type.
-drop checker
Again, lots of Options on Amazon and eBay.

Then there's this... but then you have to get the co2 tank, tubing, bubble counter, and drop checker. More expensive but has electronic solenoid control.
AQUATEK CO2 Regulator Mini https://www.amazon.com/dp/B008TJCPSY/ref=cm_sw_r_cp_api_A8.ZxbH08FKYQ

Oh and don't forget Teflon tape and silicone grease! Works wonders. Pm if you'd like pics of the set up.
 
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