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Old 26 April 2005, 05:04   #1
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Fitting to flush outboard

Does anyone know what fitting will allow me to connect hose to my Suzuki outboard using the socket on the leg instead of muffs ? I do not have chance to take the bung out and match it but would like to take suitable Hozelock or similar next time out with the boat. I have access to all types of pipe fittings but have no idea what thread it will take.
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Old 26 April 2005, 13:11   #2
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Just been and bought one myself. Looks like 1" outside diameter on the thread and 16 threads per inch. Not sure that matches up with anythin hoselock though . And how do you find your Prosport with a 115?
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Old 26 April 2005, 15:41   #3
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Yeah it does - but poorly. The standard female connector sort of works. Been using it for a season....
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Old 26 April 2005, 17:44   #4
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Is it better to use the socket or are flush muffs just as good? I've got the correct fitting adapter for my Evinrude but never used it.
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Old 26 April 2005, 19:17   #5
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On our Suzuki, the hose connector is used without the engine running and the muffs when it is running.
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