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Old 11-27-2011, 01:58 AM   #1
May 2008
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Has anyone tried welding fittings/couplers to a plastic conical tank instead of using bulkheads? It seems like a more sanitary and simpler option than assembling multiple parts.

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Old 11-27-2011, 04:57 AM   #2
Nov 2010
Mahopac, NY
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You are going to want to use a bulkhead. I have plastic welded before and you can get little bubbles where nasties can hide. Also the material could pose a problem with welding. Some plastics are very difficult to weld together.

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