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  1. How to Build an Aquarium Plumbing Manifold

    How to Build an Aquarium Plumbing Manifold

    Eliminate extra pumps in your sump with a manifold.
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  2. How to Assemble PVC - Plumbing Basics, Part 4

    How to Assemble PVC - Plumbing Basics, Part 4

    Tools Needed For Assembling PVC A tape measure. There is no way to accurately “eyeball” a PVC pipe measurement and make the proper cuts. A marker to mark your pipes. A hacksaw or...
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  3. How to Choose the Right Valve - Plumbing Basics, Part 3

    How to Choose the Right Valve - Plumbing Basics, Part 3

    New to tank plumbing? Here's what you need to know about aquarium-safe valves and how to choose the right valve for your setup.
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  4. PVC - Plumbing Basics, Part 1 - What you Should Know

    PVC - Plumbing Basics, Part 1 - What you Should Know

    If you're unfamiliar with hard plumbing, this article will cover some of the basics of sizing and matching PVC plumbing for your aquarium.
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  5. How to Size Bulkhead Fittings - Plumbing Basics, Part 2

    How to Size Bulkhead Fittings - Plumbing Basics, Part 2

    Bulkhead fittings are designed for use as inlets or outlets on liquid holding tanks, which include aquariums, filter sumps, and overflows. This fitting provides a leak-proof way of attaching PVC...
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  6. How to Plumb a Sump - Plumbing Diagrams For Your Aquarium Sump

    How to Plumb a Sump - Plumbing Diagrams For Your Aquarium Sump

    Learn how to plumb your aquarium sump with three diagrams showing you the typical schematic of a basic, intermediate, or advanced aquarium sump system.
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  7. "IM Encore Makes Its Return

    "IM Encore Makes Its Return

    Today Matthew gives the rundown on his new build for the Innovative Marine Encore, speaks with TopLids about his new custom aquarium topper, and runs through how to plan and plumb a sump! Subscribe...
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  8. "How to Plan and Plumb an Overflow: That Reefshow Segment

    "How to Plan and Plumb an Overflow: That Reefshow Segment

    Plumbing is one of the most intimidating parts of building an aquarium. Have no fear as Matthew is here to show you how he plans out and assembles his plumbing. Subscribe to Newsletters...
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