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#522935 06/26/20 09:30 AM
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I’m hoping to get started on my pond soon and I’m trying to get my ducks in a row. For overflow pipe I’m thinking PVC that transitions to corrugated on the horizontal part. What is a good way to give support and protection to the pvc vertical part?

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Mine is all PVC and I wouldn't change it to corrugated.

Why vertical?


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Plus one on the PVC, cant think of a reason to switch to corrugated.


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Phoenix #523132 07/01/20 10:31 AM
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Maybe I described it wrong, what I am calling the vertical part is the pipe that typically has the trash rack on it. Also I guess I was assuming the switch to corrugated because I see so many done that way. Thank y’all for your help.

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Phoenix,
Are you referring to the trash rack like the one from ponddampiping.com that is corrugated?
https://www.ponddampiping.com/accessories.html
Heppy

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I could be wrong, but I think he is referring to a vertical pipe with slots in it like what we see around here for tile intakes.

[img]https://cdn11.bigcommerce.com/s-qvm...take-riser-top__92317.1505934552.jpg?c=2[/img]

Not sure what I'm doing wrong with the picture. I also doubt he is thinking of a yellow intake pipe grin

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