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Old 08-06-2004, 11:34 AM
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Improved 3 inch Vent Hose?

I am preparing to repair some vent hose and install a heater into my boat. I am curious if anybody has found a more durable replacement to the 3” drier vent style hose? I guess I am looking for an affordable source of three inch solid rubber hose.

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Old 08-06-2004, 11:51 AM
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VTJC, I don't have an answer, but if you have a camera, and wouldn't mind recording the heater install, I, for one, would like to see how to do it. Which heater are you using? Where did you buy it? Thanks!
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Old 08-06-2004, 11:52 AM
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By the way, which jeep is the ZJ (I'm a former SJ owner).
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Old 08-06-2004, 12:03 PM
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I am installing a http://www.heatercraft.com 3 output heater and shower. I purchased it from http://www.skidim.com. I will try and do a little write up with photo's.

ZJ is the 93-98 Grand Cherokee.

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Old 08-06-2004, 12:13 PM
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Cool, can't wait to see it. I thought that was the XJ. I'm out of the jeep loop.
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Old 08-06-2004, 12:17 PM
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Doug

Do you need a heater in your part of the country? I think a heater in my boat would get a work out. It looks like the temp for my early “ski time” Saturday may start out at 48. Brrrrrr. That is unseasonably < (is that a word) cold but if I can do it in Oct/Nov, I guess can do it in Aug

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Old 08-06-2004, 12:26 PM
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I certainly do it was in the low 50’s when we skied at 7am today. Fortunately water is in the low/mid seventies. Jamie
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Old 08-06-2004, 12:32 PM
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N VT, , I'll bet a heater on the boat will come in handy!!
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Old 08-06-2004, 12:59 PM
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Where in Northern VT? My sister lives in Stowe with a Tristar 190.
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Old 08-06-2004, 01:17 PM
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Whether I need a heater or not is questionable. I'm still in shorts in October. Wetsuit in November. My wife is a good sport, and will bundle up to drive the boat (she does not like the cold). Just thought it'd be a good way to keep her happy when she drives in March/November.
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