Re: vacuum pump

Anybody try a refrigerator compressor hooked up backwards? They should
provide *more* than enough vacuum (they should be good for vacuum
impregnation, too), and cost $0 (if you find a junked refrigerator--the
compressor is almost always good).

Ken Donnell

> Original Poster: Terry Fritz <twf-at-verinet-dot-com>
> At 08:46 AM 3/24/99 -0500, you wrote:
> >>I don't know just how well they would work, but waterbed stores sell
> >>aspirators for draining mattresses fairly cheap.  They have adapters
for use
> >>with sink faucets as well as normal garden hose connections.  
> >>Mike