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what types of round tube is used for cage?
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A cage can be built out of emt,dom steel,stainless steel,aluminum and square tubing
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PVC..... :roll:
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Tony480 wrote:PVC..... :roll:
I wonder what the tensile strength of PVC is .... :lol: :scratch: :stirpot:
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southern safaris wrote:
Tony480 wrote:PVC..... :roll:
I wonder what the tensile strength of PVC is .... :lol: :scratch: :stirpot:
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Make sure it's schedule 80
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You have to use the blue pvc glue. :rebel:
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where can I find dom steel around Lakeland,fl or polk county for that matter.
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Hydraulic supply places. Aeroquip in ft Myers has it.
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Race car engineering 98 north in lakeland has it in stock and if they don't have what you want they can get it.
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Tony480 wrote:PVC..... :roll:
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I just have to ask; tony 480, what kind of wire do you weld on the pvc?
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He uses zip ties :lol:
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Tony480 wrote:PVC..... :roll:


:bigsmurf: Or Rebar, you can stick weld that with Farmer Rod 6010, they have a new rebar formed out of volcanic lave, you can weld that with Oxy-Acedolene, it will never rust... :salute:
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