How To Build a Simple DIY Aircrete Machine

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This is a quick tutorial on how to build a simple DIY Aircrete Machine.

Just note that you can use whatever parts you want but below is a list of the parts I used.

  • 1 1/2 in PVC Pipe (you'll want at least 48 inches of PVC)
    • Pour tube about 6 inches
    • Back tube about 5 inches
    • Front tube about 15 inches
    • Tube for the gun about 15 - 20 inches
  • 4 - 1 1/2 in PVC Caps
  • 1 - 1 1/2 in Tee connector
  • 1 - Female to Male connector
    • Male part being threaded
  • 1 - 1 1/2 threaded cap (screws onto the male part of the connector)
  • 3/8 in (inside diameter) x 1/2 in (outside diameter) clear vinyl tubing
  • .170 in (inside diameter) x 1/4 in (outside diameter) clear vinyl tubing
  • 5 - 3/8 in (inside diameter) x 1/4 in MIP Hose barb adapters
  • 2 - 1/4 in (inside diameter) x 3/8 in MIP Hose barb adapters
  • 1 - 1/4 in Female to Female brass ball valve
  • 1 - 1/4 in (outside diameter) Polypropylene Push-to-Connect Valve
  • 1 - 3/8 in (inside diameter) Plastic Hose Barb Tee
  • 1 - 1/4 air hose connector
  • 1 pack of stainless steel wool (so it doesn't rust in the tube)

You can watch the video below to see how to put it all together.

Watch the Video Above or Watch on YouTube