Originally Posted by patrhodes
Boat is a 1999 MasterCraft SportStar. I never blew out the lines before and never had a problem in 11 years! Just lucky I guess. So now I know and will probably never hook up pitot's again! Save up for a GPS speedo.
With the small amount of water inside, it doesn't need to be very cold for it to freeze- it's not like a large amount that requires lower temps over a longer time.
I don't know why these are seen as a bad thing- they work, they're fairly accurate and it takes part of a minute to clear them.