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Unread postAuthor: Crna Legija » Fri Mar 19, 2010 12:09 am

i was at work to day at bunnings and was cleaning the irrigation supplies aisle and found the they sell nelly done piston valves all you need is a piston thay come in 25mm-50mm.
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barrel port its 42mm id that green part
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Unread postAuthor: MrCrowley » Fri Mar 19, 2010 7:14 am

That's pretty cool, I'll check them out. What are they called? Do they come in a box or anything?
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Unread postAuthor: Crna Legija » Fri Mar 19, 2010 7:42 am

im not sure what it called but they sell them in the same aisle as sprinkler valve where they come just like in the pic with a zip-tie holding it together. no rating tho
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Unread postAuthor: MrCrowley » Fri Mar 19, 2010 3:40 pm

Those Hansen fittings are good for about 200PSI I believe. Doubt we'll have that at Bunnings over in NZ though, don't think our stores have an irrigation isle haha.
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Unread postAuthor: clemsonguy1125 » Fri Mar 19, 2010 4:00 pm

Cool, wonder if they have them at lowes, how much are they?
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Unread postAuthor: Crna Legija » Fri Mar 19, 2010 6:51 pm

bloody cheap the 50mm ones are only $10.99
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Unread postAuthor: clemsonguy1125 » Fri Mar 19, 2010 7:42 pm

-_- wrote:bloody cheap the 50mm ones are only $10.99

Cool thats about what it cost me to make that section of my 2 inch piston valve
By the way, whats the port size
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Unread postAuthor: Crna Legija » Sun Mar 21, 2010 6:42 am

the id of the green part is 42mm
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Unread postAuthor: chinnerz » Sun Mar 21, 2010 7:59 am

.wow thats an awesome find!! Also nice work on working at bunnings. I wonder if they have that part at one of the 2 bunnings in the ACT... And at 11 bucks it dosent matter that i dont make large boar rifles! An afternoon of fun is an afternoon of fun
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