Water pressure for icemaker

Discussion in 'Pumps and Tanks Well Forum & Blog' started by brew24, Aug 29, 2011.

  1. brew24

    brew24 New Member

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    I am planning on having a plumber run a water line to my refrigerator. The literature with the fridge states a minimum water pressure is necessary for the proper operation of the icemaker. I am on a well and where I want to tie in is downstream of a Royal Doulton ceramic water filter. I know that there is a significant pressure drop here so other than bypassing that do I have any options?
    I would prefer to have my drinking water go through this filter.
  2. Terry

    Terry Administrator Staff Member

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    Most will only need 20 PSI
    I wouldn't be worried.
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