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Jonathan Kadish NYC AA Chair replied to Jonathan Kadish NYC AA Chair's discussion Introducing the EZ - T Siphon
"Let me know if you need any help or clarification. The three small grow beds with the EZ-T siphons are still working well 6 months down the line."
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Nadeem Hydal replied to Jonathan Kadish NYC AA Chair's discussion Introducing the EZ - T Siphon
"This is interesting. I am building an IBC system and was about to make an Affnan siphon. I will set up one each and see how they compare."
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Nadeem Hydal replied to Lyle portzer's discussion bell siphon floating
"It would be better for you to keep the 3/4 drain short as possible and let it drain into a larger drain pipe that takes the water back to the sump/ft. Looking at the setup above I would have one straight 4" or 3" drain that takes up the…"
3 hours ago
Nadeem Hydal replied to Azoré H's discussion Pipe Glue
"I usually don't worry about leaks in my system. When I install new piping there may be a drip from one or two joints. I observe that the bacteria in the system just seal it up on its own. I use glue or a screw to secure critical joints that are…"
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Vlad Jovanovic replied to Pam DeLong's discussion How harmful are API Products?
"Yeah, see that's the whole quandary isn't it?  "Should be"..."lawyers talking" etc...etc...etc... While that kind of stuff happens quite often, that that being, a company not hiring and paying for professional…"
6 hours ago
Pam DeLong replied to Pam DeLong's discussion How harmful are API Products?
"Thanks for the encouragement guys...and I'm in total agreement about the fish from China! The white tilapia we had in 2013 were indeed, quite tasty...certainly better than store-bought! Made for really good fish burritos! We weren't aware…"
6 hours ago
Jack Dunbar replied to Hunter Leaman's discussion Bell Siphon Design Feedback
"Hi Hunter, I agree with Jim and Rob. It takes alot of time to get things just right. I spend hours going over and over these guys info that they offer for free and what a blessing. These guys are the go to guys. I just got done building an SLO that…"
6 hours ago
Rob Nash replied to Pam DeLong's discussion How harmful are API Products?
"i talked with a de chlorintor manufacturer on this subject.. he claimed the product wouldn't harm humans,, that it was a labeling thing.. the product with barely should be harmless.,, it should just be an extract.. federal labeling laws have…"
6 hours ago
Scott Roberts replied to Pam DeLong's discussion How harmful are API Products?
"I'm sure that API will tell you to not eat the fish. That's the lawyers talking. I, personally, would not worry. As long as the fish are for personal consumption everything should turn out fine. ps: please let us know how tasty the fish…"
7 hours ago
Rob Nash replied to Hunter Leaman's discussion Bell Siphon Design Feedback
"im with Jim on this one Hunter... the worst thing one can do for this industry is sell items that have not been proven to work, and by someone with no experience to back it up on the service side. this gives the whole industry a Black Eye.. folks…"
7 hours ago
Pam DeLong replied to Pam DeLong's discussion How harmful are API Products?
"Thanks Vlad... Well, I know about the leaving it out to air...I do that with topping off. But, when I have a large volume (26, 40, 55 and 760 gal tanks) to replace, that's not always convenient. Today, we are removing all of the larger tilapia…"
7 hours ago
Jim Fisk replied to Hunter Leaman's discussion Bell Siphon Design Feedback
"Hey Randall, there isn't much to my latest design. A 90 for the inlet to get it swirling and a Tee for the exit (keeps floaters in as well) in whatever size your FT drain line is and 2 Uniseals and a bit of pipe are about all you need. Mine is…"
7 hours ago
Randall Wimbish replied to Hunter Leaman's discussion Bell Siphon Design Feedback
"Jim. If only I could buy a swirl filter at a reasonable price with out having to build one............. or all the stuff minus the barrel."
8 hours ago
Hunter Leaman replied to Hunter Leaman's discussion Bell Siphon Design Feedback
"Thanks for the feedback, I have a lot of learning and improving to do on my design and aquaponic gardening in general. My gaol is to be an evangelist for aquaponics and selling bell siphons seems like a great and manageable way to dive into this…"
8 hours ago
Jim Fisk replied to Hunter Leaman's discussion Bell Siphon Design Feedback
"So Hunter I see you already have your untested siphon for sale on Ebay? When you have run it for 6 months to a year for reliable experience and have an actual picture of it to show buyers rather than a sketch-up you might get a sale. …"
8 hours ago
shahryar ahrestani commented on Alexandre Letellier's group Bharatponics
"Hi All We have been following AP since about 06 and last year, we finally started our system in Uran, near Mumbai. Its a CHOP2 design with constant volume of water in the fish tank. Total system size is 1500 lts and there are 3 media filled F&D…"
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    Introducing the EZ - T Siphon

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