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Pump Question

Discussion in 'Irrigation' started by JayinMI, Aug 4, 2010.

  1. Sprinkus

    Sprinkus LawnSite Silver Member
    Posts: 2,047

    Sooooooo that's what happened! :hammerhead:
     
  2. irritation

    irritation LawnSite Gold Member
    Posts: 3,139

    That's bad. I don't recall two pumps?
     
  3. CAPT Stream Rotar

    CAPT Stream Rotar LawnSite Fanatic
    Posts: 5,857

    yhea there was 2 pumps with 2 separate tanks....1 initial pump and a jockey...

    the rep started fing with the pressure switch and the tank bladders while they were under pressure..
     
  4. Sprinkus

    Sprinkus LawnSite Silver Member
    Posts: 2,047

    I've got one system like that. Uses two 5 H.P. pumps and two pressure switches.
    With the amount of service that this system requires a 10 HP pump and VFD could have been installed several times over.
     

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