View Full Version : sump problems
03/04/2006, 06:37 PM
pumping more into tank than what i can get into sump useing 500 pond pump into 20gal sump tank water level high sump running low was running good at first don't know what happend any suggestions on a fix i think maybe line running down from box to long there was a limp spot in it
03/04/2006, 07:29 PM
I had the same problem until I put a ball valve on the return pump. It works like a charm now!
03/05/2006, 02:33 PM
Try a valve, if you can find a non metal valve that has the knob type (I think its called a gate valve) they are so much easier to make fine adjustments on than a ball valve (in my experience fine adjusting a ball valve is a pain in the ba-hooty.
I had both and wish I could have found a 1" gate non metal when I setup the 110 .
In any case being able to adjust the output of your return pump is usually a must...........
03/07/2006, 07:26 PM
Have you tried a valve yet and if so hows it working?
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