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Q & A: Shut off valves for windmills

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Most recent answer: 08/03/2009
Q:
What makes a windmill shut off after a stock tank is filled with water so it does not overflow and waste water?
- linda newell (age 68)
oregon,wisconsin
A:
The same kind valve that shuts off the water in your toilet bowl.  It's some sort of float device. There is a wide variety of models so you just have to look at the particular  installation to see what kind is used.

LeeH


(published on 08/03/2009)

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