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  • #16
    Am repowering boat , looking for the correct way bilge blower hoses are to be installed , mine are badly torn and just laying in the both sides of the engine in the bilge

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    • #17
      min. 24 inches apart and just above water getting into them in bilge area lowest part
      project:https://forums.iboats.com/forum/boat-...r-2159-hardtop
      Previous project https://forums.iboats.com/forum/boat...rint-bass-boat
      Previous previous project/conversion https://forums.iboats.com/forum/boat...rsion-splashed

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      • #18
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        Originally posted by Lou C View Post
        I have the simplest Xintex one that does not turn the blower. I did test the sensor with an open gas can and it takes a surprisingly high level of fumes to alarm it. The sensor had to be nearly in the neck of the open can to set it off. That’s why I said earlier your nose will detect far below the level that would cause an explosion.
        is exactly right , i used a sniffer on my boat to check for any leaks around the fittings and tank sadly sniffer went nuts next to poly tank on hi sensitivity lol but fittings were fine and i can still detect a faint gas od0r when its been shut for awhile so i installed a solar fan to keep that gone.
        project:https://forums.iboats.com/forum/boat-...r-2159-hardtop
        Previous project https://forums.iboats.com/forum/boat...rint-bass-boat
        Previous previous project/conversion https://forums.iboats.com/forum/boat...rsion-splashed

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