Major Overhaul 10ft Comet in Graman

26th Mar 2018

On an inspection we found a broken Crosshead with worn main bearing.

Gwydir Water Services ordered a new Major Overhaul kit through Comet Windmill which includes driveshaft, connecting rod, crosshead with pins and dowels, swivel, and bearings.

We return to site and removed the head, fan and tail off the tower with owe Hiab crane truck, removed fan and tail and installed all the major overhaul kit plus all new oil wicks and oil, re installed the fan and tail tightened and replaced nuts and bolts were required refitted it to the 30 foot comet tower ready for anther 20 or 30 years of pumping.

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