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Basic 2 inch Bell Siphon for Aquaponics

This demonstration shows how the basic Bell Siphon valve works. This setup uses a 1 inch pvc outflow tube with a 2 inch pvc bell tube with slits in the bott...

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Comment by halemart on November 30, 2010 at 4:44am
Wow, your setup does not have that 1/4 inch hose to the top. Very cool setup.
Comment by Oliver Steinke on October 18, 2010 at 8:50am
Sorry for the delay in responding... Haven't been around forum much lately. I put together this demonstration just to see if I could get it to work consistently. From others' work I found on the internet things don't always work as planned with these siphons. I haven't gone beyond the demonstration phase and also find these siphons don't always work as planned. Still trying to figure out all the variables affecting these things but haven't really worked on it for some time. I will try and see if I can figure out how to make these things work all the time this winter and will post any new videos/findings as they develop. Thanks for all the comments!
Comment by George T on September 27, 2010 at 6:41pm
Did this continue to work well once media was added?
Comment by George T on September 17, 2010 at 10:00pm
I haven't seen one exactly like that before (minus tube for siphon break). Thanks.
GT

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