Posted by W. Osborne on Jun 8th 2016
I live in Florida where I repair swimming pools. I find that a major problem results from termites eatng away at the flexible pipe used on many pool installations. As a professional pool repairman I replace the flexible pipe with PVC schedule 40 which the termites don't eat.
Doing the repairs on existing pools was a challenge as I had to use a lot of fittings when only a minor bend was required. The fittings can be costly. To make the bends I resorted to filling the PVC pipe with sand and heating it with a torch and then bending it. That was until I found the PVC Bendit on the internet, purchased one and began using it.
The first day I used the PVC Bendit I worked 13 hours on repairs and went home delighted at what I was able to accomplish. I was able to make major and minor bends to the PVC pipe in a matter of minutes with no fittings.
I will recoup what I paid for the PVC Bendit in just a couple of repair jobs and I highly recommend the PVC Bendit to anyone that needs to bend PVC schedule 40 pipe.
Recently one of our customers called to tell me about the Tree Art Exhibits by of British Artist, Tom Price. I did an search and follows is what I found. Click See HerePlease be advised that I am not suggesting that the PVC Bendit was used by Mr. Price but his work is a testament [...]
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