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Re: Shower pump question

Originally Posted by Rusty123 View Post
Would it be feasible for me to simply install a small diaphram pump (like the whale gulper) inside the bilge to intercept the shower drain and pump overboard? I'd need to figure out a control scheme -- perhaps a manual on/off switch would be sufficient.
Pretty similar to the set up in my boat. There is a small pump located under the head sink that collects water from the shower pan and pumps it up into the head sink, then the water just drains out through the head sink drain. There is a manual switch for the pump that is just turned on as needed. Works well.

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