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Geyser Pumps

For the last six months I have been trying to get a geyser pump working. After some trial and error I finnaly got what I was looking for. I…

Started by Shawn Cruze

15 Jun 24, 2019
Reply by aenna martin

Best tool to cut slits in PVC?

What is the best tool to use to cut slits into PVC pipe? I am aiming to make several 0.20 inch (5mm) slits... I figure I can mark the pipe…

Started by Charles Sublette

7 Jun 16, 2019
Reply by Michael Osman

Introducing the EZ - T Siphon

This is a new kind of siphon I developed this year. In my own biased opinion it is much easier to use than a bell siphon, just as reliable…

Started by Jonathan Kadish NYC AA Chair

23 Nov 14, 2018
Reply by paul burton

waterproofing agent that can be painted over?

Looking for a waterproofing agent? safe waterproofing solutions for your home or office? whether or not it is a new or existing constructio…

Started by rajaandraja

0 Sep 21, 2018

Head Height

I am currently designing a system and doing some research on the pumps and plumbing. One thing I'm not clear on: Is the head height only th…

Started by Shad Swanson

0 Jul 16, 2018

Safe Pumps

I recently purchased a pump from Little Giant and noticed a California Prop 65 warning on it, so I decided to source a different pump, but…

Started by Ken Wynn

6 Dec 1, 2017
Reply by Murray Hallam

Pump Frequency

Hi All Just put together a simple flood and drain system with one grow bed above my 33 gallon tank. I am trying to figure out how frequent…

Started by Steve Chin

0 Nov 14, 2017

Need Help Settling A Disagreement-Sump Tanks

Hello everyone! I recently finished Sylvia's Aquaponic Gardening book and feel empowered to make my own system. My goal is to eventually ha…

Started by Darlene Cerullo

35 Nov 1, 2017
Reply by Tom Oliphant

Newbie needs advise.

Ok, I'll try to make this short. What I have here is a system made from three IBC totes. Fish Tank=250 Gal. Sump Tank=150 Gal 3 GrowBeds, …

Started by Frank

3 Oct 14, 2017
Reply by Jeff S

Using Aluminum Piping

I found the plans to basically create a condenser out of aluminum pipe by running the pipe under ground, then back up and coiled in a 55 ga…

Started by Problematic

1 Jul 3, 2017
Reply by Rob Tolette


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