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Old 28-08-2009, 09:52   #1
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Watermaker Upgrade...

I have a new(never used) Katadyn 35e survivor manual water maker and was wondering if it can be upgraded to a POWERED unit by adding some sort of 12vpump. The cost for a new powered unit is more than just a bit over my pay scale. I bought this when I was still feeling strong and now as I have extra power to use I am getting lazy. I have never had to use it but it would be nice to have the option. I layed in a supply of all the extra stuff, extra new membrane and all the chemicals and such but have never even used the first drop. Any ideas would be helpful............m
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Although the Power Survivor 35 & 40E easily convert to manual operation, I donít believe there is any simple conversion/upgrade from from the Survivor 35 Manual to powered operation.

It may be worthwhile contacting Katydyn:

Katadyn Products Inc.
Birkenweg 4
8304 Wallisellen
Tel +41 44 839 21 11
Fax +41 44 830 79 42
Web: Katadyn Products - Katadyn Products Inc.
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