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post #1 of 3 Old 04-01-2008, 06:35 PM Thread Starter
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How dos a Check Valve work?

Well i have an airpump connected to my air stones and stuff btu where does the check valve go? Between the two or what? Do i need antoher tube to connect it onto both tubes? HELP!
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post #2 of 3 Old 04-01-2008, 07:42 PM
Like a a door, it is hinged to open one way. Any flow the other way closes the valve preventing siphoning of the tank.
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post #3 of 3 Old 04-02-2008, 06:54 PM Thread Starter
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so its like an airstone?
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