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Old 05-14-2008
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They're pretty durable...but really need to be installed properly, with chafe protection and padding. IMHO, you'd be much better off installing a second hard tank, rather than a bladder. Hard tanks are much more durable.

BTW, don't even think of using a bladder if your boat is Gasoline powered.
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