SailNet Community - View Single Post - Diesel engine blower?
View Single Post
  #1  
Old 03-28-2007
sailor25b sailor25b is offline
Member
 
Join Date: Jun 2006
Posts: 52
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Rep Power: 9
sailor25b is on a distinguished road
Diesel engine blower?

I'm thinking of installing one of those small in-line blowers to exhaust the heated air from my diesel engine compartment. I could attach it to a ventilation hose that leads aft. I believe it will help on those hot summer nights, and should keep the air fresh in the aft berth.

Is this a good idea? If so, should I run it continuously when the engine's running, or should I put it on a switch and turn the blower on after running the engine?
Reply With Quote Share with Facebook