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Old 15-12-2010, 07:48   #1
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PUR / Katadyn Watermaker

Hi all
we are new to the site so im hoping im writing in the correct area.
we are in st lucia , rodney bay at present.
we have a problem, our brushes are finished on our pur watermaker and we cannot find any here.
is there anyone that could help us please!!
we saw on the internet a cruiser said contact him for assistance in this matter if in rodney bay, but we dont know how old the post is.
awaiting some really needed help.
thanks a mil.
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Old 15-12-2010, 08:01   #2
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Greetings and welcome aboard the CF, gringo 41.

Gary Albers ("ishipaco") literally wrote the book, “How To Survive With A
PowerSurvivor Watermaker”

See also: “Ishipaco's Guide to the PowerSurvivor Katadyn 40E Watermaker”
Katadyn and PUR Watermakers: Installation, Maintenance and Troubleshooting

Gary recently posted:
“... Anyone with questions about the model 35 can email me at:
powersurvivorhelp <at> ishipaco <dot> com
I'd be glad to try to help you.”

Here ➥ Troubleshooting PowerSurvivor 35
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Have you tried Johnson's Hardware in St. Lucia? If you can get brushes close to the correct size, they can be carefully filed/sanded to the correct size.


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