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Old 06-25-2008
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I don't like the idea of sharing bilge pump through hulls. First, because the non-return may jam or fail and then the pump dumps right back into the bilge. Second, if you ever have to use both pumps at the same time, the outlet won't take the volume you're asking it to, and neither pump will work to capacity.

I have three pumps in my bilge sump, a primary rated at 5800 lph, a high water pump with alarm rated 15,500 lph and a manual gusher capable of about 12,000 lph. Each is led to its own through hull.
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