This piece is used to assemble a standing barrel…
- for a standalone soil-less barrel. In this case it serves as reservoir and place for your pump. The base holds ~43 liters of water (diameter ~56cm, height ~18cm).
- for a standalone soil-based barrel. Here it serves as wicking bed reservoir
- for a water filter setup.
If you like to add fittings there are 3 flat areas around this base (max diameter of holes 90mm) that can be drilled individually to connect many of those bases into a larger combined reservoir. Here you can find the appropriate parts for tanking and overflow.
Material: Durable 6mm PVC*
Color: Papyrus white
* Raw materials used for the aponix parts come from trustworthy German providers who have to comply to very strickt European rules (see: European REACH directive). Raw material providers have confirmed their materials use tin and zinc instead of lead based stabilizers. We can provide more detailed information if necessary.
You can find a build-your-own rolling metal base in the construction manual section.
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