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  1. Not knowing someones mechanical limitations and...

    Not knowing someones mechanical limitations and giving them a 3-4 hr. time frame on installing a water treatment system, sounds a little deceiving. You sound better telling them to hire a plumber. Go...
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    Is he allowed to do it himself? Who knows, i...

    Is he allowed to do it himself? Who knows, i don't live in Ct. but on a professional level it would be wise for him to find out. Ha! Gary just keep telling everyone that the more drawdown in a well,...
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    I suggest he buy it?? I guess that could lead to...

    I suggest he buy it?? I guess that could lead to a question about someones education. Ha!

    sammy

    www.tylerwellandpump.com
  4. I understand your situation but if you want...

    I understand your situation but if you want professional advice then you need to open your ears. I told you how the water needed to be treated. A chlorinator is not something that can be added in the...
  5. First of all, you haven't even posted a legit...

    First of all, you haven't even posted a legit water analysis. If you want professional opinions, you will need that first. There is no cheap way out of your water problem. If you continue to think...
  6. I have heard in some cases a softener can remove...

    I have heard in some cases a softener can remove a rotten egg odor from the water. Iron in the water can sometimes be in the form of iron sulfide and a softener will grab it.

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    I wonder if they tell the customer how to...

    I wonder if they tell the customer how to properly set the salt dosage when using pottasium chloride.

    sammy

    www.tylerwellandpump.com
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    Stonecutter, thanks for the website compliments....

    Stonecutter,
    thanks for the website compliments. I install Goulds pumps and i have always had good luck with them. They started designing their own motors a few years back but they haven't had a...
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    Fancypants, are you from Westport MA? sammy ...

    Fancypants,
    are you from Westport MA?

    sammy

    www.tylerwellandpump.com
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    It' always good to see if you can first rectify a...

    It' always good to see if you can first rectify a water quality problem at the well, before applying water treatment.

    sammy

    www.tylerwellandpump.com
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    The pump shouldn't be set all the way to the...

    The pump shouldn't be set all the way to the bottom of the well and your casing stops at a certain depth depending on where they found enough, solid, competent, bedrock. If the casing is set in some...
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    I can see why you would be confused. Lowering the...

    I can see why you would be confused. Lowering the water level in the well will potentially cause the water to reach the pumps inlet if you are taking out more than what the well is producing. The...
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    Going back down the same hole is totally not...

    Going back down the same hole is totally not recommended. The water bearing material on the outside of the well screen can be just as plugged up as the well screen. I would place a new well a minimum...
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    Taking more water out of a well doesn't shorten...

    Taking more water out of a well doesn't shorten the recovery time, the recovery time would actually be longer.That would be like saying a larger tank will make your well produce more water. Taking...
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    I'm totally on board with a CSV. The question is,...

    I'm totally on board with a CSV. The question is, will one of the well contractors install it. If so, then go for it!

    sammy

    www.tylerwellandpump.com
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    Who says the guy has a screened well? Screened...

    Who says the guy has a screened well? Screened wells only need to be placed at 15 to 20 feet beyond the static water level depending on the porosity of the water bearing material. I would bet the guy...
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    . You must have a 5 gallon per minute 1/2hp pump...

    . You must have a 5 gallon per minute 1/2hp pump because the 7 gallon doesn't have enough shut off pressure for your well depth. Anyways, that size tank will give your pump enough run time.

    sammy...
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    I would get rid of the idea of using the pvc as...

    I would get rid of the idea of using the pvc as the suction, and snake 1" poly pipe through it. Instead of coming up through the slab, just have the poly come out of the ground,over the slab, and...
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    I would throw the idea of magnetic softening out...

    I would throw the idea of magnetic softening out the door. They don't work! You want a good water softener, i would check out this site i found. Good quality water softeners for cheap money and you...
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    Get yourself a foot valve and install it where...

    Get yourself a foot valve and install it where the sock is.The foot valve acts as a check valve and has a small screen on it that keeps large material out of the line. I recommend getting one at a...
  21. Your right about people needing to understand...

    Your right about people needing to understand their limitations with water wells. But Catfish is here because he doesn't understand the difficulties or the proper way of installing wells. It's good...
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    Yeah supply and demand is pretty important when...

    Yeah supply and demand is pretty important when sizing systems and your right, most DIY's don't post the demand on their sprinkler heads. I have had some customers wells slow down in production and...
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    Speedbump, we were posting at the same time. I...

    Speedbump, we were posting at the same time. I didn't see where he said the heads were putting out 2.5 GPM each.

    sammy

    www.tylerwellandpump.com
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    The 1/2 H.P. should do the trick as long as you...

    The 1/2 H.P. should do the trick as long as you can get the system primed. Your problem is not the the H.P. of the pump. I also agree with installing the foot valve. I don't like the idea of that...
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    The 25' max suction lift is vertical lift so no...

    The 25' max suction lift is vertical lift so no worries there. I don't know about the whole sock thing but as long as there are no suction leaks in the line, your pump should prime no problem. I'm...
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