Wooden tanks cover the tops of New York skyline, Plastic tanks repair wooden tanks, by inserting a polytank into wood tank, retain the look of wood with the long term non maintenance and fuctionality of a plastic tank made of polyethylene.
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Water Purification 101
Edition #005 BY G. Vincent.
Wooden water tanks atop building produce hydrostatic pressure
at the rate of 1 psig for each 2.34 feet of vertical elevation.
A building 234 feet tall, produces 100 psi of water pressure at grade.
Click on the follow picture to see the story of Rosenwach, the wooden
water tank builders.
Andy Rosenwach, owner of the Rosenwach Tank Company. In that analogy, his rival would be Isseks Brothers, founded in 1890. The Rosenwach company officially formed in 1896, when Andy’s ancestor Harris Rosenwach, a Polish immigrant, bought the business from the widow of his deceased boss, barrel maker William Dalton.
Indoor plumbing began replacing well-drawn water in the 1840s, and when a post-Civil War housing boom led to higher buildings, water towers became necessary to keep up the pressure. Approximately 10,000 currently dot the city’s skyline.
Wooden tanks look good but over time they degrade and begin to leak. Repairs to wooden tanks can be easily effected by inserting plastic poly-tanks into the existing wooden tank.
Plastic tanks repair wooden tanks, by inserting a polytank into wood tank, you can retain the look of wood with the long life and zero maintenance of a plastic tank made of polyethylene...
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