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post #5 of Old 03-29-2010
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Originally Posted by Petar View Post
...does anyone have an extraction fan fitted in engine compartment to reduce the heat generated by diesel inboard engine running
Agree with MARC2012 - Our bilge fan is effective in cooling the engine compartment (and fume extraction for which it is intended) but it is not a sound that you can live with for very long. Sounds a bit like the APU of an Airbus 320!

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