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Old 12-06-2018, 02:16 PM
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Dave, how about a 12v power port (cig lighter)? I have debated removing my stern light port and replacing it with a power port to fill tubes and other floatables from the platform.


Something like this, it would be a fairly flush mount:

https://www.overtons.com/product/det...yABEgKluPD_BwE
Another good thought, but I have a 12V plug about 3' away under the starboard seat.
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Old 12-06-2018, 02:20 PM
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Dave, how about a 12v power port (cig lighter)? I have debated removing my stern light port and replacing it with a power port to fill tubes and other floatables from the platform.
I would not remove that stern light post - atleast around here if the DNR/Sheriff pulls you over they make you demonstrate functioning legal navigation lights - so you need that pole - bet you could pick up a spare pole, cut the pole and splice a cigarette lighter onto a cut down light pull and use the same socket for a power source though!

If I had that hole already I would consider just using a cheap through hull bulkhead fitting like used for a bilge pump to close the hole, run that hose down to the bilge and be done with it. Or... add another bilge pump/discharge for ballast.
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Old 12-06-2018, 02:29 PM
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I would not remove that stern light post - atleast around here if the DNR/Sheriff pulls you over they make you demonstrate functioning legal navigation lights - so you need that pole - bet you could pick up a spare pole, cut the pole and splice a cigarette lighter onto a cut down light pull and use the same socket for a power source though!

If I had that hole already I would consider just using a cheap through hull bulkhead fitting like used for a bilge pump to close the hole, run that hose down to the bilge and be done with it. Or... add another bilge pump/discharge for ballast.
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Old 12-06-2018, 02:36 PM
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I have a tower light and a stern light.
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Where did you order that valve from ?
Supplyhouse.com. 1-1/4" hose ID (for '18 XT20).

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I used the same valve on my ‘04 X-30. I’m guessing this is the right size for almost every MasterCraft.

I use it every fall/spring for winterization and “summarization” because my trailer bunks block my intake. More importantly, it’s waaay easier.

I also use it at Lake Powell for decontamination when we pull out. I keep a fitting on board that fits their hot water pressure sprayer.
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