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Play Tunnel

Discussion in 'Hardscaping' started by SoDak, Jan 24, 2013.

  1. SoDak

    SoDak LawnSite Member
    Messages: 81

    Customer requested a play tunnel that comes up into the playset.





  2. grandview (2006)

    grandview (2006) LawnSite Gold Member
    Messages: 3,465

    Did you cut weeper holes in the bottom so water don't sit in it?
  3. SoDak

    SoDak LawnSite Member
    Messages: 81

    It has as smooth wall interior with enough pitch that the water drains out easily.
  4. grandview (2006)

    grandview (2006) LawnSite Gold Member
    Messages: 3,465

    Meant in the ribs will they hold water?
  5. SoDak

    SoDak LawnSite Member
    Messages: 81

    As stated above, the pipe has a smooth wall interior. No ribs.
  6. srl28

    srl28 LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,177

    Should be great when the snakes and such decide its fun to play in too! :) Neat idea though. Did the pipe bend like that easily or?
  7. alldayrj

    alldayrj LawnSite Gold Member
    Messages: 3,793

    Looks awesome. What did you charge for the tunnel and what did the pipe cost
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  8. DVS Hardscaper

    DVS Hardscaper LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 6,601

    most kids are obese, is trhe tunnel obese friendly?
  9. TomG

    TomG LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 674

    Neat idea and the project looks nice. I can't imagine that bent very easily, I've used that pipe for drainage work before and it doesn't want to bend. Did you heat it up to get it to bend?
  10. knox gsl

    knox gsl LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 6,157

    How did you bend the pipe?????

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