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    spa jets

    i was just wondering what size of hole will i need for the 1" spa jets.


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    do you mean an actual spa jet or the pool return usually used for a closed loop? it may vary by manufacturer but when i used to build pools the hole was 1 7/8" for a 1" return.

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    ijo is offline
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    The 1" spajets I installed required a 1.5" hole but it depends on the type of spajet... I would wait until you have the jets in hand before getting your tank drilled just to make sure.


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    Senior Member Kenzy's Avatar
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    How adjustable are those jets and do they restict the flow very much?

    Any pics of them set up on a tank?

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    the jets i have seen in my pool are 1.5" and i wouldn't suggest using them in your tank, theres so many better options then those, like Loc-Line spray nozzles or depending on where your installing them using a 90 degree elbow of PVC pipe. I would just suggest using something that is 100% food safe or made for aquariums.. JMHO

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