Pump Clamp Breaks – But Why?

Pump Clamp - BrokenThis photo shows a broken stainless steel clamp on a Sta-Rite Max-E Glas pump that resulted in major water damage to an equipment room.  I’ve been told that Sta-Rite has been using clamps like this for a long time, therefore it is possible that this clamp is quite old.  But … Continue reading →

Is This How To Fix Broken A PVC Union?

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERAThe photo on the left shows the condition of a union when my client was called to the pool.  The photo on the right shows the same union after my client “repaired” the problem.  The union failed about one year later causing extensive water damage to the customer’s home.  My … Continue reading →