WellSeal Installation

Measuring for your WellSeal™ with a ruler.

 

Equipment Needed

 

  • Ruler, yardstick, or tape

 

 

Directions

 

  1. Measure the widest points of your well cap, including the

 

 

Enter that measurement in the “wide” field on wellseal.com/size.

 

 

  1. Measure the next widest points of your well cap, including the

 

 

Enter that measurement in the “narrow” field on wellseal.com/size.

 

 

Our calculator will determine the appropriate WellSeal™ based on your provided measurements.

 

Measuring for your WellSeal™ with a flexible tape measure

 

Equipment Needed

 

  • Flexible tape measure

 

 

Directions

 

Place the tape measure around the top of the well cap.

 

Keeping the tape measure under tension, position it on the outside of all bolts and set screws so you are measuring around the longest possible perimeter of the cap.

Mark the spot on the rope where it starts to overlap.

Measure from the end of the rope to the spot you have marked.

Go to wellseal.com/size. Use the sizing chart to order the correct WellSeal™ to fit your well.

 

Our calculator will determine the appropriate WellSeal™ based on your provided measurements

 

 

 

 

Measuring for your WellSeal™ with a string

Equipment Needed

 

  1. Rope or heavy string
  2. Yard stick or tape measure

 

Directions

 

Place the rope or string around the top of the well cap.

 

Keeping the rope or string under tension, position it on the outside of all bolts and set screws so you are measuring around the longest possible parameter of the cap.

Mark the spot on the rope where it starts to overlap.

 

Measure from the end of the rope to the spot you have marked.

 

Go to wellseal.com/size.. Use the sizing chart to order the correct WellSeal™ to fit your well.

 

Installing a WellSeal™

 

Equipment Needed

 

  1. A WellSeal™ to fit over your well cap. (See “Measuring for your WellSeal™”)
  2. Source of heat, such as a WellSeal™ HG-400 cordless heat gun, a corded heat gun or a hair

 

Directions

 

Slide the WellSeal™ over the well cap, taking care to fit it over the bolt heads.

 

Position it so that the text is opposite the conduit and the seal is extending approximately 1 inch above the top of the well cap.

 

Apply low, steady heat to shrink the WellSeal™. Start at the bottom of the side opposite the

WellSeal™ logo. Work around both sides towards the logo. Continue to apply even heat gradually moving toward the top of the WellSeal™ and your well cap. until the WellSeal™ conforms to the wellhead.

 

 

 

 

 

Be careful not to overheat, as too much heat  will melt the WellSeal™, causing a hole.