The objective of this step is to cut down the store bought foot lengths of PVC into the sizes required for your system. Since PVC usually comes in ten foot lengths, we will make the most of each by cutting them exactly in half to yield two five foot chambers. Use a good quality saw with many teeth per inch, a metal hacksaw works great and they even make a serrated wire saw with handles on at each end as a cheap means of cutting PVC pipe.
> Secure pipes from rolling or moving before you cut.
> Make cuts as straight as possible or rubber end caps may leak.
> Remove all excess shavings from cuts and holes drilled in PVC with 100 grit sandpaper. Wear a pair of gloves when working with PVC as it is sharp.
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