[wtd] Rigid airline tubing

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  1. Jacojs

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    Hi.

    Does anybody know where I can get rigid airline tubing in Centurion? Apparently not a common thing in the hobby as no lfs keep it :confused1:
     
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    what do you want to do?

    Only place I can think of is Maizey plastics.
     
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    alternative would be RO pipes.
     
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    What is the internal diameter of the airline you want to use with the rigid pipe?
     
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    or even irrigation pipes.
     
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    RO tubing is probably your easiest bet, more or less the same size as airline tubing, can use airline tubing fittings with a bit of force.
     
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    Yeah I was leaning towards maizey they have a good range
     
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    Or do you need completely rigid like perspex?
     
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    The maizey pipes are acrylic so easy to bend too
     
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    Thanks for the replies everyone.

    I want to remove some red bubble algae Im starting to get by attaching airline tubing to the rigid tube you can siphon the bubbles out and if it breaks the spores get sucked out as well, thats the plan at least.

    @hotdog83 @SeanH isnt acrylic and perspex the same? Anyway I want something that is completely rigid.
     
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    I once went to a kiddies party and managed to take a few of the pipes the balloons are attached to.
     
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    Tagging. Also interested so please let me know if you find some somewhere @Jacojs!
     
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