Originally Posted by BronxBrew
went today and tried to buy copper tubbing . I live in NYC. 1/2 is almost $50 for 20'. 3/8 is $30. i/we may be better off buying our own.
Looking at purchasing one soon too. I don't think there is a huge advantage to build your own anymore once you figure in all the costs. You can get a brand new 25 footer with fittings and hosing for $50 shipped, doubt you could build one of similar quality for less than $40.