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Old 04-20-2013, 04:34 PM   #11
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I filtered 36 gallons today with my filter. I had some minor air leakage but not enough to worry about. The setup works well for me.
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Old 04-20-2013, 04:58 PM   #12
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I filtered 36 gallons today with my filter. I had some minor air leakage but not enough to worry about. The setup works well for me.

Great job on filtering 36 gallons -

If you don't mind me asking - Phil
Did you try and mark the housings and check them prior to filtering ?

what does your setup consist of ?
filter -
housing -
how do you filter ? pressure or vacuum ?

 
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Old 04-20-2013, 05:10 PM   #13
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Steve, I did not mark the housing. The filter is the one you recommended from Filters Fast. I used it with your all in one vacuum pump.
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Old 04-21-2013, 08:38 AM   #14
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I haven't been doing any filtering lately, but I have a bunch coming up. I'm going to work up an invertion apparatus for mine. I've got some ideas...
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Old 05-13-2013, 07:17 AM   #15
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I filtered three batches on Friday using the 158116 housing and a P5 filter. This time, I was able to get the hoses all the way onto the barbs and I had almost no air at all. Unfortunately, the fit was so tight that I broke one of the barbs trying to get the hose off. Off to Home Depot to see if they have a worthy replacement. But the moral of the story here is make sure your hoses are all the way on those barbs. That made the difference for me.

I purchased a 158326 housing from Filtersfast and will do some side by side tests soon. I'll post up when complete.

 
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Heating up the hoses under warm or hot water to install helps alot. I also will sometimes cut the hose in order to remove or I will leave a complete set of hoses on that setup.

Thanks for the update boat boy
I hope that the p-5 will help everyone who was using the 934 previously with filter problems

 
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Here is a video I did on assembling the whole house wine filter with a tube to drain the housing.


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Great vid!

 
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Old 05-16-2013, 05:26 AM   #20
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Hey! I got a thanks! I thought that looked like DB you were filtering!
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