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post #2 of Old 10-26-2009
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You'd be seriously degrading the performance of the electrical pump (if it worked at all), and you'll really have no redundancy in your systems. A clog of any kind anywhere would incapacitate both pumps.

You'll be far better off with two separate systems, including discharges.


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