Sounds like a classic "water hammer" sound because the fill valve is
Try changing the guts of that valve, and if that doesn't do it change over to
another style of fill valve with a more begnine closure. The older style "ball
float" fill valves pinched off the water flow nice and slowly.
Jeff Wisnia (W1BSV + Brass Rat '57 EE)
"If you can smile when things are going wrong, you've thought of someone to
It's just seeking attention. For the first couple days, just ignore it. If
that doesn't work, bang it right back and tell it in a firm voice "I've had
it with you!".
If that doesn't work, go and get some books on potty training.
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