water hammer from toilet cistern


Postby patricksparkes@blueyonder » Thu Nov 01, 2007 7:52 pm

The toilet cistern is fitted with a TORPEC type valve!
When the valve closes you hear a thump/hammer which seems to come from the water pipe feeding the cistern although i can not feel any vibration when i hold the incoming feed pipe. I have tried reducing the water flow to the cistern but this makes no difference!

As anyone got a solution?
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Postby thedoctor » Thu Nov 01, 2007 10:10 pm

See the projects section. Water hammer
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