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PostPosted: Mon Oct 31, 2011 5:53 pm    Post subject: diy pondless waterfall construction Reply with quote

hi all,here is a diy video of how to build a diy pondless waterfall,this is how i learnt how to build them Very Happy ponddigger Very Happy http://www.youtube.com/user/Aquascape4#p/u/89/YRtjfM8ZWmU
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PostPosted: Mon Oct 31, 2011 6:25 pm    Post subject: diy pondless waterfall Reply with quote

hi all here is a photo of a diy waterfall box made out of a plastic water trough Very Happy ponddigger Very Happy


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PostPosted: Mon Oct 31, 2011 7:05 pm    Post subject: diy pondless waterfall Reply with quote

hi al.l here is what i use instead of a snorkel and centipede.my diy model Very Happy ponddigger Very Happy


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PostPosted: Mon Oct 31, 2011 9:30 pm    Post subject: diy pondless Reply with quote

hi all, this is the kind of pump i use in the diy pondless waterfall Very Happy ponddigger Very Happy


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PostPosted: Mon Oct 31, 2011 11:23 pm    Post subject: diy pondless Reply with quote

hi all, this is the type of pipe that i use in the cons of the diy pondless waterfall,it is 1 and half in wide, Very Happy ponddigger Very Happy


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PostPosted: Tue Nov 01, 2011 6:02 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Don't tell me.



Above are the hose clips you use. (its similar to a 1 3/4 inch clip, you tighten it by turning the screw)






Above is the screwdriver you use to turn the screw on the hose clips.
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PostPosted: Tue Nov 01, 2011 9:43 am    Post subject: diy pondless cons Reply with quote

hi all,yes they are the clips we use on the construction of a diy pondless water feature.they are called julilee clips, Very Happy ponddigger Very Happy
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PostPosted: Tue Nov 01, 2011 1:45 pm    Post subject: diy pondless Reply with quote

hi all,this is the type of epdm rubber liner i used to build diy pondless waterfall Very Happy ponddigger Very Happy ps owners premission to use photos


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PostPosted: Tue Nov 01, 2011 8:52 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote



Let me guess, you put the contents of this in it too
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PostPosted: Tue Nov 01, 2011 9:24 pm    Post subject: diy pondless Reply with quote

hi all.hope ye enjoyed the diy video on pondless waterfall construction,if ye have any questions i will try to answer them :Dponddigger Very Happy ps yes we use water and plenty of it
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