What flow rate do you use

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  1. Jake

    Jake Grand Master
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    What flow rate are you using

    Me - 75 flow,

    Shurflo 100psi pump, 100m of minibire and 3mm jets
     
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  2. simon

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    same pump, 100m microbore, fan jets & 80 flow, was using 60 but 80 is mad
     
  3. jimmyboots

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    Shurflo pump and Spring analogue controller on both trolley and Van. 100m 6mm microbore on van and 30m 5mm pole hose on Trolley.
    Flow 7 to 8..mostly 7. dial goes to 10
     
  4. noddy

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    switch pump on with no controller , and use 8ml pure freedom green hose flat out works for use
     
  5. Duncs

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    i,ve got the purefreedom pump never run it flat out say 80
    always thought I would burn it out
     
  6. Green Pro Clean Ltd

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    I was at 70, 100 meters minibore, 2mm fan jets, however I have upped to 80 now I run it through the hot water heater.
     
  7. CHWS

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    Holy shot I run mine at 24 and it seems spot on, yours must come out like a powerhose
     
  8. Underdog

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    Shurflo and spring controller on 30. 100m minibore
     
  9. tench0771

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    shurflow pump 100m of 6 mm hose 2 mill pencle jets 65 on a flow controler G-) i find u can go to mad with the flow an it can cause probs
     
  10. Solarpanelcleanington

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    Always keep mine turned up to eleven.
     
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