SailNet Community - View Single Post - Bildge Pumps
Thread: Bildge Pumps
View Single Post
post #7 of Old 12-13-2008
Roadkillibus Texanis
retclt's Avatar
Join Date: Nov 2006
Location: Great State Of Texas
Posts: 1,602
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Rep Power: 12
Originally Posted by KindOfBlue View Post
Specifically looking for one that can pump the bilge dry and not have a back flow of stinky bildge water flow back in.

None will dry the bildge. As for the stinky . . . . . . . I will spill a tad bit of head deoderizer in the bilge on occasion. Works great.

And now for something completely different . . . sort of. I learned this the hard way last year. My boat was on the hard during a cold snap and the bilge water froze breaking the pump. Water also froze in the knot meter paddle on the hull. Now it leaks!!! Drat!!!!!!!!!

To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.

Bob T

"I cannot not sail" - E. B. White
retclt is offline  
Quote Share with Facebook
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome