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dcsmith 11-13-2012 05:22 PM

Water hammer install
must water hammer aresstor be installed verticaly.

Seattle2k 11-14-2012 04:44 PM

It depends on the arrestor. Sioux Chief's "hydra-rester" and "mini-restor" can be installed at any angle, since the gas chamber is sealed by a piston.

The old method of arresting hammer, by sweating in a 12" piece of copper pipe with air in it must be installed vertically, capped off at the top.

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