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  1. Kuraki

    Is my well salvagable?

    Yeah I layer iron out in my salt.
  2. Kuraki

    Is my well salvagable?

    As I'm thinking about it I'm pretty sure that pitless was what was being used as a junction even when the pit was there. But I'm super glad you guys posted what you did because low and behold: So yeah it's recessed. And I just finished buttoning everything up. Now I've got to clean the...
  3. Kuraki

    Is my well salvagable?

    This is the drop piece half. I swear I remember the other side protruding into the casing, but now you've got me thinking I should run my endoscope camera down there for a look. If it was recessed then the drop pipe would end up almost resting on the casing.
  4. Kuraki

    Is my well salvagable?

    Since a picture is worth 1,000 words and I probably don't know the right ones anyway... I'm sure the well was before the deck. It's an old farmhouse that's been added on to many times, however it's still ridiculously close to the original house. I suppose when it was a pit that made relative...
  5. Kuraki

    Is my well salvagable?

    Yeah it's not an ideal location I don't have any idea why the previous owners chose it. You're right they were galvanized. The hose clamps were stainless and they're in great shape. The pitless would have had the same electrolysis/galvanic corrosion since the adapter was brass/bronze and...
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    Is my well salvagable?

    Hello, First let me say I appreciate all of the informative posts, you all have saved me a lot of time, trial and error. Some back story to my current issue. About 10 years ago my well developed a leak right at the pitless adapter. It was threaded PVC and one of the threads cracked so the...
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