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Old 11-05-2012, 11:06 AM
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EBay Ballast pump

Does anyone have experience with this pump?
Im guessing no-one has gone there because of the low flow-rate/no-name brand?



http://www.ebay.ca/itm/Ballast-Bag-R...item1c2bbf1eaf
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Old 11-05-2012, 12:20 PM
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Looks like the fluid transfer pumps you can buy at harbor freight or Northern Tool for $30.00. Pump head looks to be alluminum, not SS and appears to have 3/4 GHT, which is whats found on most common transfer pumps. $.02
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Old 11-05-2012, 09:23 PM
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Wonder if these are ignition protected ...
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Old 11-06-2012, 09:31 AM
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I emailed the seller, says its labelled as a marine pump but nothing specific about ignition protection.
I will stick with a replacment Jabsco.
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Old 11-06-2012, 12:14 PM
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Old adages like..... "buyer beware" and "you get what you pay for" seem to come to mind here.
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Old 11-06-2012, 12:34 PM
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MLA is correct. Last time I was at harbor Freight, I looked at their pump and it matched all the specs listed on the ebay add, but was only $30. They are probably just buying them at a place like that and putting another label on them and tripling the price.
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Old 11-06-2012, 06:54 PM
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