Hydropro pressure tanks

Discussion in 'Plumbing Forum, Professional & DIY Advice' started by bhe, Oct 9, 2012.

  1. bhe

    bhe New Member

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    Is the elbow coming out of the bottom removable? Mine sprung a leak and I tried to fix it with an epoxy sealant which didn't work. I couldn't tell if the elbow was screwed on or not due to the paint.
     
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    If you can see a thread, it is screwed on. If not, then probably not. But the bigger question is WHY it is leaking. ANY connection would seldom just "start leaking" by itself.
     
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    It's like it just rusted through, although it is not old enough for this to happen. My wife hasn't looked to see if the warranty has run out.
     
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