metal water overflowing

Discussion in 'Feeding & Watering Your Flock' started by honeyb, Sep 15, 2012.

  1. honeyb

    honeyb Out Of The Brooder

    my metal wateter keeps slowly overflowing? help
  2. MarineCorpFarmr

    MarineCorpFarmr Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 9, 2012
    AL/TN Stateline
    My Coop
    clean it, and post some pics of it. hard to even guess other then its dirty without seeing it.
  3. JackE

    JackE Overrun With Chickens

    Apr 26, 2010
    North Eastern Md.
    If your waterer is like mine, it has a handle attached at the top. You probably have a pinhole somewhere around where the handle is attached, causing a loss of the vaccume seal. Fill the top part of the waterer up(Handle down) and set it so you can see if water is dripping out. If it's leaking, you may be able to repair it using epoxy, just coat the inside area where the handle attaches.
  4. honeyb

    honeyb Out Of The Brooder

    thanks that's a good idea

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