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post #492 of Old 10-30-2019
PalmettoSailor
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Re: 2019 Sailing Season on the Chesapeake

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Originally Posted by chef2sail View Post
yes.

I know the issues. I am just concerned if I had a need for the bilge pumps to run continuously they would draw the batteries Dow.
Yes, I've worried about that as well. It would be nice if you could find a portable auto pump that ran directly on 120v that you could place in the boat for lay up. Then you could just top off the batteries when you visit and be confident if you needed prolonged pumping.

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