Figure 2-27. Deployed Raw Water Intake System (Sheet 1 of 2)
(MODEL WTA-060 ONLY)
Carry intake strainer (2, Figure 2-27), raw water suction hose sections (3), anchor tie down rope (4), and anchor (5), to
raw water pump location.
Never use potable water hoses to handle raw water or raw water hoses to handle potable
water. Mixing hoses could cause contamination of water resulting in serious illness. Hoses
Two people will be required to deploy intake strainer. Work as near to the shore line as
Attach the snap (with the pulley) to the anchor eye and double back so rope length from anchor to free ends is at least
100 ft (30 m).
Remove protective caps from hoses only when ready to make connection. Keep hose
connectors out of dirt and sand.
Inspect hose ends and gaskets before connecting hose sections. Replace damaged
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