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    Quote Originally Posted by sweetwater sugar shack View Post
    I use 3/4 main line with quick disconnect
    Same here with the the food grade rated main line. Already have fittings and misc lengths of pipe laying around to work with.
    2x6 Smokey Lake raised flue w/AUF
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    517 taps and I seem to keep finding more!

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    Ok, I just got my new transfer hose (links in above post). It is twice as stiff as I would like and not sure its going to work? I think it would work great as a static hose, to maybe run from pump to tank. I want to use this as a hose I un-roll and roll up with a 2700 gph Rule pump attached on one end. Anyone have very flexible food grade with good wear resistance/ toughness?
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    Chris
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    Tigerflex hose is the best one out there. The WT series is food grade. You're going to pay for it but never heard anyone disappointed with it.

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    We use mainline for moving some sap around. From the RO to the permeate or concentrate tank we have 1" blue mainline. For larger pipes (1.25" and above) we use grey or white schedule 40.
    4,600 Taps on vacuum
    9,400 gallons storage
    2x600 GPH CDL RO
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