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Old 03-08-2015, 10:21 PM   #11
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I ues a watts that I put an input and output pressure gauge on. I also turn the water off at the pedistal if we are not there.

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Old 03-08-2015, 10:29 PM   #12
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Originally Posted by Shinny View Post
I've seen the disaster caused by too much pressure and the owners weren't around to turn the water off. We were at the pool in a CG and when we were walking back to our camper, we saw water spewing out of the doomed camper between the floor and wall. Something let loose inside and flooded it. The poor owners were horrified when they returned from sight seeing that day.
I use the WM version and keep a spare, just in case.
This may or may not be related to pressure. Yes indeed a good idea to use a pressure regulator, but a burst line or a loose connection that just lets go can happen even with a regulator, which is why we got in the habit, as one other poster mentioned, of shutting the water supply off when we leave the trailer.

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Old 03-09-2015, 01:16 AM   #13
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Thanks guys sounds like everyone does I will be purchasing one this week before season gets started
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Old 03-09-2015, 04:09 PM   #14
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That is a good move. I didn't buy one of those high dollar ones. I got the low cost one from Walmart.
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Old 03-10-2015, 07:09 AM   #15
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We received one with our first trailer and got some good advise during the PDI to hook it to the faucet then the hose wouldn't possibly bear the high pressure.

We have since bought a High Volume Regulator and like how it works much better. Cheap Insurance

We also have a surge protector. Cheap Insurance

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