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    How to Build an SGT 500 (2)

    Bought this wonderful SGT500 from Left C. Thank you for a quality unit.
    Here are pics of how it came:









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    More pics:




    more pics after I removed a majority of the parts that came on it:


    Have to replace this gauge:

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    New guages:




    Old Gauges:


    Teflon tape is a must on stainless body regs:

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    Let the build begin:




    Installing the in-body filter:




    New stainless CGA 320:





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    Removing the relief valve and installing a hollow hex plug:






    Installed:

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    Post Body construction:









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    I'm waiting for my stainless buna-n burkert, which I will wire and show on this thread. Then I will transfer all my stainless components from my VTS253A-1993 (stainless Ideal Valve and post body parts) to this regulator.

    More to come!

    Here is the SGT (left) next to the HPTC500:
    Last edited by Matt F.; 04-13-2011 at 02:43 AM.

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    add one of these.



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    Quote Originally Posted by bettatail View Post
    add one of these.
    Already have an Ideal V54-1-12.

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    wow. i'm going to start drooling. That's an amazing looking system so far.

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