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flex
01-25-2010, 11:35 AM
just wanted to share this. i made this in about two hours which includes 40 minutes drive time to home depot & back. west marine sells them for $40.00.

materials:
plunger
1/2" FIP x 1/2 MIP (or slip) adapter PVC
1/2" MIP x Garden hose adapter
1/2" O rings (rounded type)

cut hole slightly smaller than 1/2" in plunger, insert garden hose adapter with O ring, screw PVC adapter to garden hose adapter inside the plunger head.

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kaneboats
01-25-2010, 11:53 AM
Place proper size brick under plunger handle.

flex
01-25-2010, 02:23 PM
it was either the brick or try to make my wife hold it in place. i chose wisely.

brain_rinse
01-25-2010, 02:59 PM
Looks good! Here is another option for v-drives. I'd recommend using radiator hose though. http://moomba.com/msgboard/showpost.php?p=59800&postcount=32

DOCDRS
01-25-2010, 11:47 PM
Or put a broom handle in it and cut to length