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post #7 of Old 04-02-2013
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Re: Adding automatic bilge pump to manual bilge pump

I agree I would use a separate thru hull for the new pump. Adding Ys and check valves restrict flow and on a de-watering system the fewer restrictions the better. And has been said you may need both at once.

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