Van ports and winter!

Discussion in 'Water Fed Pole Cleaning' started by Damo, Dec 6, 2015.

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  1. Damo

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    Decided to T into my fill port but on the inside and create another way of filling the van.

    Currently i fill from a static system via a van port. Takes around an hour to fill.

    I like doing this way as it A mixes Vision and B prevents flooding (auto fill fitted) However even though i have pipe wrap under the van on the fill tube i am concerned it will freeze up.

    So decided to create an internal fill port as well, so i can benefit from A and B still.

    If that makes sense lol
     
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  2. steve garwood

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    Would you not consider just using a transfer pump damo? Just put the tube straight into your van tank?
     
  3. Damo

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    Have to check on it then. Or stand there.
     
  4. steve garwood

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    It takes about 4 minutes to transfer 400 litres from my 1000L into my van tank. Piece of doddle :thumbsup:
     
  5. Damo

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    It's a long run from tanks to van. So might costs a fair amount in hose. Will have a looksie.
     
  6. CMRwindowcleaning

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    Which transfer pump to you use mate?
     
  7. steve garwood

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    Not sure of the make, but its blue and I got it from varitec
     
  8. Underdog

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    uh 500l take over an hour for me transferring
     
  9. steve garwood

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    WHAT!!!! :eek: What you using, a thimble? That cant be right Underdog.
     
  10. Underdog

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    I got a sump pump from lidl lol. It's running through garden hose which makes it worse. I could do with speeding it up any tips
     
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