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    Pics as promised.

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    And the new release valve.

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    Quote Originally Posted by garage nut View Post
    Pics as promised.

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    And the new release valve.

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    Nice work.

    My solution was somewhat similar.
    Plastic container worked, but wanted to get neater result.

    My version can be seen here: http://www.homemadetools.net/forum/m...ide-down-67255
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