Originally Posted by saillife
I like the idea of an hour meter on the pump. What/where can you get an hour meter? Is this the same idea as an engine hour meter?
There are plenty of bilge monitors out there. Rule, water witch and aqualarm are but a few. A simple Google search for "bilge pump monitor" will get you what you need.
I currently use a celectron bilge pump monitor and could not be happier. Easy installation, relatively affordable and has the ability to monitor multiple bilge pumps. Here's the link: Bilge pump activity monitor by Celectron. The BW8 Bilge Pump Activity Monitor is an aid to Marine safety