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Old 12-06-2014, 09:27 AM   #1
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Vacuflush Plumbing with pvc

I'd like to elliminate the hoses in my vacuflush system in favor of pvc. My question is, can I use standard pcv 90 degree fittings or do I need to find 90 degree sweep fittings that have a more gradual bend?

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Old 12-06-2014, 09:43 AM   #2
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When I did mine last year I used long sweep electric bends...certainly cannot hurt.
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Old 12-06-2014, 10:03 AM   #3
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You want very gradual bends, definitely not 90 degree; that's why top quality hose is preferred. The installation manual for the VF has a little scoring system for things like vertical rises and 90 degree turns that grades an install from bad to ideal. If you don't have one, I think you can get them on line or otherwise order from a dealer. Either way, definitely get the manual.

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Old 12-06-2014, 11:13 AM   #4
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I have the installation guide...I'll be glad to email it to you. (
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