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Old 05-10-2013
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Re: Dry bilges

Originally Posted by fallard View Post
... connected to my shower sump pump via a Y-valve. ....
Clever idea and I'm not opposed to installing an additional pump for this job. All I need to do is get the water to the bilge with the bilge pump. Manually switched would be better than nothing, but I'm even thinking of a timer, as long as the pump can run dry.

I think the trick here is going to be the pickup. The Arid Bilge pickup looks interesting and I would think it could be replicated. Not sure.


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