"I haven`t had any luck with finding any HDPE in Canada, but if we order from the state, might as well order directly from a distributor rather than pay the mark up to hoopsupplies. Unless you want only enough to make one or two hoops. "
"I don't have a supply of HDPE. I wish we could easily get that and polypro up here. I'm seriously thinking about ordering some tubing from HoopSupplies and driving across the border to get it. I would be willing to make a…"
"I didn't have any luck trying to find HDPE here. From what I understand, our building codes are different than the US, and that's mainly what tubing is manufactured for, lol. They just don't think about hula hoops :)
"When you use the brass 3/4" pex coupling with the crimp rings the connection is made to withstand 200 pounds of water pressure, so it will never come apart. 3/4" grey barbed couplings wil slide right in, but it the joint could come open.…"
"Hey I live on Vancouver island. I use plumbing wholesalers (andrew sherets ltd, bartle and gibson, emco ltd, wolseley mechanical) for 1", 3/4", 1/2" pex pipe ( they are a heavier hoop that uses a coupling and two crimp rings). corix…"
"oh gosh, each of my hoops I have taped with love. Just one day with me and they show wear and tare, so i am worried for you and your hoops. i think 150 for 15 hoops with drop/pick up is just fine. cause you may have to replace them all. just to help…"