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Old 04-02-2010, 12:50   #1
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Does anybody have any exprience with these system?

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Old 05-02-2010, 06:36   #2
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I had a quick look at their site...
It always irritates me when they don't explain how products work.
I can't comment since I don't have the patients to figure it out.
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Looks pretty straight forward. A couple of choices of "pickup" devices - spongelike receivers that can fit into the small collection areas and small hose attached to a low flow pump. Kind of like my own system except substitute sponge and bucket.
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I agree with James S. Looking around it appears from their site (and others) that it is a low volume vacuum pump where you run hoses to get the last drop. I found some of their images amusing (before - looks like the pump is turned off, after - looks like the bilge was cleaned.)

It would seem this is fairly easy to setup on your own, but a nice self contained unit has its advantages. If however the "last half inch" is the issue, maybe adding a diaphragm pump to assist the standard would be a better answer.
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Thanks for the link. I'm going to try making one myself.
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