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    Jun 2013
    Manitoba, Canada

    Waste vs Backwash

    If you lose an average of 130 gallons to 5 minutes of backwash, how much do you lose when on waste, such as when vacumming out a flock?

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    Exeter, PA

    Re: Waste vs Backwash

    You would lose at minimum 130 gallons to 5 min. As there is less restriction while on waste then on backwash.
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