Re: Greetings from Colorado
I don't have any idea about your fabrication skills but extended pipes can be made from 1/2" or 3/4" EMT, electrical conduit. It requires a bender and some welding but they're not difficult to make. Here's a couple of ideas that might give you inspiration.
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