OK, but why wouldn't just pumping some air into the top of that tank allow it to continue working without a bladder? That's not the ideal situation, but shouldn't he do that now to protect the pump UNTIL he changes the tank?"will a well water storage pressure tank continue to work with a broken bladder? "
OK, but why wouldn't Pa-ron keep pumping some air into that tank to help protect the pump as much as possible UNTIL that tank is replaced?because without the bladder, the air will eventually bleed out of the tank when he uses the water.
I compensate for quality with quantity. And, I've never let my not knowing anything about a subject stand in the way of my speaking, often at considerable length, about it.I think the confusion came in with your reply which was so long that I didn't bother to read it all the way through.