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Tyler Cook

  1. New Shallow well losing pressure.

    Quote Originally Posted by Tyler Cook View Post
    Hello All,
    I just took on a shallow well project and got it running. But Im having a problem with maintaining pressure when I run morea than one sprinkler head. The nuts and bolts:

    I have a 3/4 HP pump (pressure set to 30/50)
    A 8 Gallon Bladder tank (psi at 27-28)
    Static water is a 12ft
    1 1/4 Well tip with 4ft screen is at 26ft reduced to a 1 draw line going up to pump
    This pump will run all day at 43 psi on one sprnikler head but when I turn a