DIY auto top-off

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NM354
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DIY auto top-off

Post by NM354 » Wed Apr 27, 2005 3:12 pm

so i got board and had an empty Tech CB gallon jug laying around so i decided to make an auto top off.
let me know what you think. don't mind the messy room.
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Post by ShagMan » Wed Apr 27, 2005 3:23 pm

interesting idea... so the top tube is right at water level? How well does it work?
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Post by KrazyPlace » Wed Apr 27, 2005 3:59 pm

I really like the design, expecially for a small tank. If you have even the 'smallest' air leak into the jug, then you will have an overflowed tank... be careful!
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Post by NM354 » Wed Apr 27, 2005 6:51 pm

I took the air leak into consideration when setting the air tube so i set it a little low so it could accomodate an extra gallon of water. I havent tried it out yet but i will let you know later i am about to go get some water so we will see.

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