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Old 22-03-2019, 17:17   #1
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Y-Valve on Thru Hull To Clear Blockage?

The thru hull for our water maker keeps getting plugged. It's annoying, and usually, it's not a problem to jump in and pull out the bit of seaweed that's in there... but other times I rather not jump in (like at night, or when there are jellyfish, or when it's night and I know there are jellyfish).

So I was thinking, would it make sense to put a Y valve on the thru hull fitting, so that when it gets plugged, I can push a bit of water out to clear the blockage?
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