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    mrcaptainbob

    Some good stuff here.....

    An hydraulic line burst today during a serious project. Found a place in Jackson, Michigan called Exotic Hydraulics. Called first, and the guy went the

    mrcaptainbob Yesterday, 08:48 PM Go to last post
    akaothermick

    Protecting water line...

    Creating a thermal barrier on a less than ideal depth water line using a foam closed cell insulation blue board placed above the water line to retard

    akaothermick 09-20-2016, 12:36 AM Go to last post
    mrcaptainbob

    Protecting water line...

    I did consider adding to the dirt level. That is in the realm of possibility. What's your opinion about the sandstone rubble? The internal pressure will

    mrcaptainbob 09-18-2016, 02:03 PM Go to last post
    Speedbump

    Protecting water line...

    Putting the PE in a sleeve isn't a bad idea, but when the frost gets to the air pocket, it's going to freeze just like the dirt around it. Why don't

    Speedbump 09-18-2016, 08:51 AM Go to last post
    mrcaptainbob

    Protecting water line...

    I'm located in south central Michigan and know that the frost line depth is 42". Since it's in the southern part of the state I expect the frost

    mrcaptainbob 09-17-2016, 09:58 PM Go to last post