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Old 08/28/2010, 11:41 AM   #1
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Booster pump install

instructions w/ the booster pump I ordered from you for my 75GPD said to install after sediment filter. Will this restrict flow to pump and cause any problems? I will be using a 5 micron sediment filter and have it hooked up to main water line using a 1/2" Tee + quarter turn ball valve.


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Old 08/29/2010, 10:29 AM   #2
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No problem we recommend a 5 micron sediment filter and it should allow max. flow with no restriction. We do caution with small inline sediment filters as they can become clogged if you have a heavy sediment load. Full size 10" X 2 1/2" sediment filters work just fine.


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