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Thread: New pond idea

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    Fry Alos's Avatar
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    Nov 2007
    Hi Guys,

    Im quite new in keeping koi, going to built my 2nd pond size 2.4m x 4.5m, any idea about bottom drain location?, some fren said in the middle.., others said better to hv bottom drain near to one wall end to get better current for koi to exercises.

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    Jumbo Steve Nguyen's Avatar
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    Dec 2004
    Bay Area, CA
    prepare to drop $100 grands into this hole?


    Quote Originally Posted by bigred View Post
    I don't know. This is if I move. Which depends on if I get a job were we want to go in AZ.

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    Tategoi The Pond Digger's Avatar
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    Dec 2007
    Redlands, California

    Looking Solid!

    Quote Originally Posted by CarolinaGirl View Post
    I like that plan much better Dan. There are still a couple of deep corners that may be a problem. I've circled them. Just rounding these off a bit would help a lot.
    I agree, this plan looks solid with the additional bottom drain and skimmers.

    I question, with the location of the TPR's, do you think you could get away with the deep corners? I suppose the question will come down to; will wind blown debris hang up there or not, ya?

    It's always a good idea to take inventory on the trees in your neighboring yards when making these decisions. Hope for lots of palm trees! Good luck with your project.


    The Pond Digger
    Last edited by The Pond Digger; 12-21-2007 at 01:35 PM. Reason: Added sentence...............

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