Water well electrics

Discussion in 'Pumps and Tanks Well Forum & Blog' started by kingtill, Jul 31, 2011.

  1. kingtill

    kingtill New Member

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    Water well- I have a breaker going to Franklin Electric model 2823008110 motor control and a Square D pumptrol model 9013FSG 2. My breaker has kicked off twice during last 3-4 days and tank goes empty. I flip breaker and pumps starts. Red button on Franklin box does not flip.

    What do you think is going on?
  2. Texas Wellman

    Texas Wellman In the Trades

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    Could be a bad breaker, or more likely, you have something else going on.

    You need to check the amps the pump is pulling.

    What size is your breaker?
  3. kingtill

    kingtill New Member

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