pump to rack hose R&R

Brett Dikeman brett at cloud9.net
Tue Oct 1 00:22:59 EDT 2002

At 10:39 PM -0400 9/30/02, DAK wrote:
>I'll let everyone know tomorrow, but I did find a place to rebuild the
>hose(s). Talked to the guy on the phone today and he was able to retain
>the "damper". I had him do the return line since I didn't want to have
>to remove that in 2-5 years when it leaks from age. The total cost for
>both hoses should be in the $50+ range. I'll give more details once I've
>picked them up and talked over the details with the guy.
>Anyone interested in sending their leaky hose away for refurb? I can ask
>if they'd be interested in doing mail-in work.

FYI- make sure they use a hose of sufficient strength.  I had a shop
rebuild my pump->bomb hose, and it lasted all of three hours before
it burst.  The guy said he 'overbuilt it.'

I was slightly less than pleased.

"They that give up essential liberty to obtain temporary
safety deserve neither liberty nor safety." - Ben Franklin

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