PRIMING THE FIRE PUMP

1.    

Put engine STARBOARD side AFT next to jib winch.

2.    

Secure engine frame to cleat with loose safety rope.

3.    

Secure loose safety rope on filler hose.

4.    

Put filler hose foot into water and JOGGLE UP AND DOWN to start water rising in hose.

5.    

ATTACH filler hose to engine inlet.

6.    

PRIME pump with hand pump.

7.    

START ENGINE.

Engine will idle without pumping water.

8.    

UNCOIL fire hose and run out in desired direction.

9.    

CLOSE nozzle.

10.          

ATTACH fire hose to pump outlet.

11.          

OPEN THROTTLE OPEN NOZZLE when hose pressurized and you are ready.

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