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    Wind Mill Cylinder

    Anybody seen a cracked windmill cylinder, I'll try to get a picture of it from a friend, they are telling her that's why the electric pump under it is not pumping to the surface.

    And get this... they pulled it all, discovered the cylinder was cracked and put it all back down the well that way.

    Rancher

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    I suppose the crack could be large enough to stop flow to the top. But putting it all back makes no sense at all!

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    Apparently she had two different well guys working on it and the left hand wasn't talking to the right hand... she has 4 horses and 8 dogs to keep watered, and she was out of water for 2 1/2 weeks. I haven't seen the cylinder yet, she was supposed to save it for me.

    Rancher

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    Wow, hope she found water somewhere for all those animals.

    You going to post a picture if she gives it to you?

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    Quote Originally Posted by speedbump View Post
    You going to post a picture if she gives it to you?
    Yes, supposedly she saved it, so the well guys couldn't sell it as scrap brass... She's back in water, and they just had the windmill "fixed" within the last year. Husband is in Afghanistan, probably cost her an arm and a leg.

    Rancher

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    Yeah, that figures. He's saving the country and they are ripping off his Wife. Nice guys.

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