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    Quote Originally Posted by Bigmallly View Post
    One thing maybe worth mentioning is, the higher the butt is, the better the flow will be so if you can raise the water butt as high as possible it will help..
    I found that unless it was about 2ft off the ground, there wasn't enough pressure for the hose to actually leak all along its length (10ft)

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