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Re: DIY - discussion on building a DIY hookah diving compressor

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Originally Posted by trantor12020 View Post
How about a simple 12V air pump (3-4psi) for inflating dinghy with a long flexible conrugated plastic conduit (for cables) end with a snorkle with blow-off vent at bottom and viola, a simple hooka. good for 6feet water and is over pressure relief by water pressure.
My neighbor tried exactly that. The PSI might be enough to attach to a regulator but you need a certain amount of cubic feet per minute of air. Those small tire pumps have the psi but not the CFM.

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