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post #10 of Old 01-21-2013
Navigator Wannabe
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Re: Bilges - On vs. Automatic; Capacity?

A slow leak will first empty the battery via your lower bilge pump, and leave no power or alarm or second pump.

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Originally Posted by Minnewaska View Post
Two pumps, one higher than the other, both on auto. Another float switch connected to a LOUD alarm that will trip before the second pump activates. Alarm should sound in cockpit too. Gets your attention while sailing and your neighbor's while you're away.
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