Oct 17

Boost Pump Prefilter Connection

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Can not connect the boost pump prefilter with fittings provided.

The figure page refers to the pump documentation. Did not receive any. Went to the pump manufacturer ‘s web site. No help.

Appears to be a missing fitting.

 

 

Or something else missing..

On a flat surface filter and pump not in-line. Looks like spacers are required under the pump.

 

Figured it out.

The two blue fittings on the pump are not AN816. No ”AN” marking. AN816 fittings are pipe thread not straight thread.

Remove the AN look alike from the pump. Carefully transfer the “O” ring to the blue fitting on the prefilter. (No idea what the “DT” marking on the blue fitting means). Then everything fits well. All matching straight threads.

I’ll trim the mounting plate so everything lines up.

😎

 

 

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