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Re: [Shop-talk] Since we are talking about pfaucets

To: Randall <>, shop-talk <>
Subject: Re: [Shop-talk] Since we are talking about pfaucets
From: David Scheidt <>
Date: Sat, 3 Aug 2013 15:53:01 -0500
References: <> <20130803020358.NC4W9.32933.root@cdptpa-web10-z02>
On Fri, Aug 2, 2013 at 9:03 PM, Randall <> wrote:

> ---- wrote:
> > Any ideas?  Do they make anything for this situation?
> Evidently so.  A quick Google for "water pressure booster" turned up lots
> of options and some "how to" videos.
> Here's a unit at HF:
> Lots cheaper than what I would have done, which is just install another
> well-type pump & pressure tank.  It shouldn't care if you feed it water at
> 40 psi instead of -10 or whatever.
Well, a pressure tank and pump is the right way to go.  The tank and its
reservoir give the supply side constant pressure and flow.  Just a pump
will lag when a faucet goes on, and is more likely to water hammer when the
faucet goes off.

David Scheidt

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