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Old 26-09-2013, 18:07   #1
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Dewatering Pumps

Not for the boat per se, but more my flooded yard.... BUT being a cheap sailor, I want double-duty.... IF my boat needs it!

Any input on pros and cons of various portable gasoline powered pumps, 1~1/2" to 2". (I'm thinking the 1" pumps are too small) Honda and Yamaha are obvious choices for quality, but are also VERY pricey. I don't anticipate accumulating generator-type hours; only a few hours once or twice a year.
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Old 26-09-2013, 18:27   #2
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Re: Dewatering Pumps

I've got an Edson manual (portable) that pumps 1 gallon per stroke. Roughly ~$1k. Pumps water faster than a garden hose on full blast can fill the bilge.
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Old 26-09-2013, 19:06   #3
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Re: Dewatering Pumps

I saw some heavy duty water pumps in Nassau at one of the chandelries. Diesel motor powering a huge water pump.about $800
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