What is this? (Might need input from an old timer on this)

Discussion in 'General Plumbing Help' started by Don Hiebert, Nov 20, 2018.

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  1. Nov 25, 2018 #21

    havasu

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    Damn, I knew I should have asked the ol lady to shave before the pics were taken.
     
  2. Nov 26, 2018 #22

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    You were born at the airport?
    I was probably in France around that same time. I was stationed in Orleans(60 miles south of Paris) fr0m 1961 - 1963.
     
  3. Nov 26, 2018 #23

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    lol
    Orly field was an Air Force base from '44-'67
    24 miles south of Paris

    stock picture, i dunno those people, they might be mass murders
    orly.jpg
     
  4. Nov 26, 2018 #24

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    Damn! I was probably still playing with tinker toys & little plastic soldiers in ‘63
     
  5. Nov 26, 2018 #25

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    Pressure expansion tank, not soley used on well systems.
     
  6. Nov 26, 2018 #26

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    Yup, I can tell the age difference. When I was playing with toys, little metal soldiers. :D
     
  7. Dec 1, 2018 #27

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    ... your getting more comments about photos than answers. The tank is a well component- it probably minimizes water hammer and helps even out the pressure in the system throughout the home.
     

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