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    ? ? Improvised reamer for a stern tube ? ? ?




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    pump part

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    Quote Originally Posted by Thad View Post
    pump part
    Donkey Pump !!!!
    I'll get a 10 second movie of it in action as soon as Jan can help me .
    It works like a champ.

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    3 inch abs pipe. third world bilge pump.
    i used to see even simpler versions of donkey pump like this on West Indian boats.
    I picked this up today from the last oh Heine Doles estate sale.
    I was on track to inherit his home and dock for 8 years, he died, his wifes grand daughter got in the picture and gaslighted the hell outta her..she changed the will, this is what i got.

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    The plunger out of a traditional galvanized downspout bilge pump.
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    Last edited by nedL; 06-30-2022 at 08:24 PM.

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    gebus Ned that's a ringer !

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    They move a lot of water.

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    I haven't seen one of these since 1968!
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