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Making an Aquarium Filter

Friday, February 10, 2017 12:54:08 PM America/Toronto

Our shop aquarium is home to some of the luckiet feeder fish in Ontario. We had a fun idea to create an aditional in-tank filter that worked by using the already installed pump and air line. Using the pressure of the air passing through the tube, the filter takes in water through holes drilled on the sides. The water passes through the aquarium foam and then goes through the tube filled with bio balls and then clean water gets passed through the top.

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Making a Lightbox

Friday, November 25, 2016 10:47:00 AM America/Toronto

E-Store owners and online shoppers alike can understand the importance of having clear, descriptive photos on each product they view.  In this post we show you how to create your own lightbox for product photography, using the PVC pipe and fittings we sell onling at canadian industrial plastics wholesale.

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PVC Fittings & Solvent Welding

Monday, November 14, 2016 9:16:36 AM America/Toronto

There's a few different ways PVC plastic can be bonded, in this article we will talk about the most commonly used, solvent welding. Cementing a PVC pipe joint is seen by some as a gluing process, but it is much more than that. The science behind PVC cement is fascinating, at least to us. This post also contains some quick tips that are extremely helpful for users who do not have a whole lot of experience in PVC cementing.

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