Re: Progress on Kurylko Alaska Build
Originally Posted by WI-Tom
On Hornpipe I installed only 1 bilge pump with the pickup to the starboard side of the aft mast box under the aft seat. While it would not empty out the water as well while healed to port, I've only ever really used the bilge pump once the water level gets down toward the floor boards. For moving more water in a hurry, I carry a bailer made out of a plastic milk jug - handle left on but top cut off on one side so that it can scoop up nearly a gallon at one go.
Last edited by AJZimm; 08-05-2011 at 08:04 PM.
Reason: bad grammar
"A man who is not afraid of the sea will soon be drowned, for he will be going out on a day he shouldn't. We do be afraid of the sea, and we only be drowned now and again" Arran Islands Fisherman