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Old 06-07-2011, 07:45 PM   #15
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Some good ideas so far, keep them coming. Seems as if PVC is the product that many seem to want to use.

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Old 06-07-2011, 08:21 PM   #16
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Originally Posted by Wayne M View Post
Do you have those elasticized loops with the little red or bhenlack ball on the end?

I make my own. I use a bicycle tube, slit it down a rib, cut 1/2 inch strips from the opened tube, then cut them to the length I desire, tie the ends together in a knot. When you cinch them up they stay in place. Good for hoses, RF cables, and a lot of other things. Inexpensive also.
You can also make large, strong rubber bands out of an inner tube by cutting thin strips across the radius of the tube.

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Old 06-07-2011, 08:29 PM   #17
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Still haven't figured how to pour anti-freeze into the radiator to top it off, when needed, the neck is up under the hood, used a 5oz. paper cup last time.

I use a windshield washer pump (12v with clips to a battery) I first made one for the wife to refill the washer fluid in the winter so she didn't have to get out of the car. It worked great for anti-freeze too

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