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Old 05-09-2014, 08:55 PM
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RB 5000 problems

This year I have found many non rotating 5000s that have been installed in the last two years. Anyone else noticing this?
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Old 05-09-2014, 08:57 PM
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BS, who would install non-rotating 5000's?
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Old 05-09-2014, 09:55 PM
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I don't deal with 5500s much, but I've been seeing the same thing with 3500s.
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Old 05-09-2014, 09:58 PM
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One so far this year out of 60+ start ups. So no, nothing to be alarmed about.
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Old 05-09-2014, 10:15 PM
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One so far this year out of 60+ start ups. So no, nothing to be alarmed about.
I had 4 on one job that went in last year. And similar at other sites
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Old 05-09-2014, 10:25 PM
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Mr Munster, What is the possibility, that somehow, someway, by some act of nature:

someone, for some reason, for example:

Broke a lateral pipe...tried to repair it themselves...got dirt in the line while repairing it...and the dirt jammed up the gears?

110% not possible?

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