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Old November 23rd, 2011, 06:20 PM
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Okay some of you know that I run my own built releasers. Pictures I know . I want to upgrade the float in them. What Im looking for is a float 6 inches in diameter, 8 inches tall. Im thinking at this point it might be more feasable to get Jim to make a couple up for me but if anyone has another idea let me know Im up for experimenting on this just so long as its all food grade material.

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Old November 24th, 2011, 03:15 AM
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Is it going to screw onto a lever or push rod? Dang If I can put up pictures whats your excuse
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Old November 24th, 2011, 09:37 AM
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Haynes a push rod, Flats Im a CNY'er
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You can get the floats from Bernard. When I got mine the first thing I did was buy a float, flapper and O ring. They have a 1/4 -20 thread.
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Old November 24th, 2011, 11:01 AM
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Thanks Haynes I will check that out. Problem is the size Im looking for they might not deal with. I will check and see though.
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Grainger does have a big selectiion. Copper plastic and SS
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weres all the pics
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I will start the new build on the next one coming up here soon and will post pictures of the build for you
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I would also be interested in pics . and a ballpark figure on what it cost to build your own.
and of coarse a blueprint and video of very detailed instructions!!
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You guys will have to bear with me a bit on this. It is my crazy busy season for work this month. Progress will be slow on the build but I will get after it soon. As far as cost its a few peices of flat steel stock, some fittings that need to be welded on, (got another idea I will try as well) a check valve, 1/2 plexi glass, Milk can, and some miscellaneous items. Cost me very little as I have a few nice milk cans. First one wasnt cheap from all the experimenting and wasted parts I bought but final one was cheap.
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