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    I have a water pickup under the boat that I was going to use as the water source for my basset headers...anything special I need to make sure I don't blow anything up?

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    I have always ran a small ball valve, mine have always flowed too much water.

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    Quote Originally Posted by poncho View Post
    I have always ran a small ball valve, mine have always flowed too much water.
    Xs 2 , the scoop has the capability of producing a lot of water , must be regulated ..

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    I do have a ball valve on it...half shut a good place to start?

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    Quote Originally Posted by terrible_buddhist View Post
    I do have a ball valve on it...half shut a good place to start?
    Yes, i think on my last boat i ended up 2/3 closed, i only wanted to see a mist about a foot long at cruise out of the headers.

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