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Old 12-12-2016, 04:23 PM   #21
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I want to install this on my boat -

Just curious what do you use to "T" to the garden hose input? Just a brass (edit: bronze) T then a valve? (nipple, threaded, whatever)
The Groco safety valve attaches directly to the thru-hull. Comes in various sizes.
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I winterize my engine by pulling the water in and exhaust out hose and drop them in a 5 gallon bucket with antifreeze. I don't see why you couldn't do the same with a bucket of fresh water for your generator. I run water down the exhaust pipe to keep it cool while running the motor.
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Cool, thanks, here's another link with a diagram.

http://www.groco.net/SVC-MAN-07/Sec4/PDF/SSC.pdf
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In that diagram it shows a vane type pump for the antifreeze but no pumps needed when used to empty bilge. Any reason raw water impeller pump can't pull antifreeze from a bucket?
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