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#126163 - 06/06/05 01:34 PM Dig This!
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Registered: 05/12/05
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Just wanted to let you guys know about a pvc bender we bought a couple months ago that works off the exhaust of my truck.I simply heat the pvc and just throw it in the ditch.(its like a rubber hose)It just follows the contour of the ditch. This has turned out to be our best investment, so far this year.

Great forum. Thought I would jump in.

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#126164 - 06/06/05 03:02 PM Re: Dig This!
Larry Fine Offline
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Registered: 02/18/05
Posts: 684
Loc: Richmond, VA
More info, please! Links, pix, site, phone number, something!
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#126165 - 06/06/05 03:05 PM Re: Dig This!
iwire Offline
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Registered: 01/05/03
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Loc: North Attleboro, MA USA
Welcome to the forum Sparky.

Sounds interesting, it also sounds like advertising.

If it is please show us the respect to come clean about it.

Bob
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#126166 - 06/06/05 03:31 PM Re: Dig This!
Roger Offline
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Registered: 05/18/02
Posts: 1779
Loc: N.C.
Larry this product is advertised in the classifieds. http://www.electrical-contractor.net/classifieds.htm type PVC in the search window.

Sparkyspup, I second the welcome, but as Iwire mentioned, be careful of pushing a product if it is advertising

Roger

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#126167 - 06/06/05 03:47 PM Re: Dig This!
Gregtaylor Offline
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Registered: 03/02/05
Posts: 212
Loc: Boise, Idaho, USA
On old work trucks before catalytic convertors we used to slip a piece of 1 1/4 EMT in or over the tailpipe to bend 3/4 and 1" pvc. Worked great. But new trucks seem to run too cool to make it work anymore.

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#126168 - 06/06/05 05:51 PM Re: Dig This!
gfretwell Offline
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Registered: 07/20/04
Posts: 9045
Loc: Estero,Fl,usa
Rev it up a little. Turn up the A/C.
At idle these things have to meet another EPA standard and they don't waste much heat (fuel, emissions etc). Get those injectors squirting and that exhaust will heat up.
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#126169 - 06/06/05 05:56 PM Re: Dig This!
Electricmanscott Offline
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Loc: Holden, MA USA
The only thing missing from that ad is "Set it and forget it".

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