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Old 01-26-2018, 05:48 PM   #16
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Originally Posted by Bigsfish View Post
Not sure if I follow the logic here. Everyone agrees that constant torque hose clamps are best. So my question is how much more money will it cost for the average boater to replace his existing clamps with the improved once? Are we talking thousands of dollars? Hundreds of dollars? Maybe less? A few beers? So now we are putting a value of your life and those with you. Do you buy health insurance?

They aren't the best. They suit a specific purpose.

I would like to understand why the surveyor thinks they add benefit to the suction side hose of a water pump.

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