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Join Date: Nov 2008
Location: Tampa Bay Area
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Re: Replacing my "engine room" blower?
If you have room at your transom, a good continuous duty flange mount blower, discharging 250 CFM, is the Jabsco 35760 Vent Blower with a rated service life of 5000 hours. Ours operates whenever the engine is running but we also have a separate switch and I run the blower for 20-30 minutes after we've shut the engine down to help keep the engine heat out of the accommodation, except during the winter months of course.
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