31 Gallon Roughtote Reservoir

  • 1) 31 gallon Roughtote reservoir or similar
  • 4) 6 ft. PVC pipes (use either 4" or 6" round or 5" square type (used here) (8) Endcaps (use rubber "Gem" caps on round pipe, PVC fence caps on square)
  • 2) Saw horse kits and whatever materials are required to assemble them.
  • 1) RIO 2500 700GPH submersible pump or similar Approx 5' of 3/4" PVC pipe for manifold construction

Approx 2' of 1/2" PVC pipe for cutting into spray line support clips (25) feet of .375 ID poly spray line tubing

  • 4) 3/4" female garden hose swivel to compression adapters (for spray line ends) (4) 10mm insert plugs to seal spray line ends
  • 4) 1" ID rubber grommets to seal spray line entry points into growth chambers (4) 1 1/4" drain fittings (bulkhead fittings) or 1 1/4" drain pipe grommets (if grommets are used you will also need (4) 6" 1 1/4" PVC pipes for the level tubes.
  • 2) 3/4" PVC 'L' fittings (4) 3/4" PVC 'T' fittings
  • 1) 3/4" female garden hose to 3/4" barbed fitting
  • 4) feet 3/4" I.D. opaque tubing (poly or vinyl - aquarium/drinking water safe)
  • 6) 3/4" slip to Male Hose Thread (MHT) to adapter
  • a href="http://www.futuregarden.com/cgi-bin/shop/group-list.html?mCat=irrigation&sCat=fittings&lmenu=irrigation">(1) 3/4" MHT cap
  • 1) small can PVC cement
  • 1) tube of aquarium safe silicone sealant
  • 2) 1" hose clamps
  • 1) 1/2" I.D. rubber grommet for sealing level tube exit (1) 1/2" barbed elbow fitting for level tube assembly (1) 1/2" rachet clamp for securing level tube on elbow fitting 24" of 1/2" blue or green poly tubing for level tube
  • 1) 5/8" in-line filter for keeping spray lines clear
  • 1) 4 Quart LECA stone 8-16mm (fills 20 - 3" cups) Desired amount of 3" net cups - one for each plant site
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