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RULE INDUSTRIES 12V General Purpose Centrifugal Pump

Model # 596231Mfg # 17A


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Product Description

Designed for use as a washdown pump and/or livewell tank pump, this 12V pump delivers water at 7-10psi. Advanced safety features include anti-airlock and ignition protection. Heavy-duty construction, with double-insulated motor. Can run dry without damage. Must be mounted below the waterline.

  • Application: Washdown, livewell circulation, general non-self-priming uses
  • gpm: 63 (3800 GPH)
  • Reverse Cycle: No
  • Self-Prime: No
  • Port Sizes: 1-1/2" barb inlet and outlet
  • Dimensions: 5-1/4"H x 8-1/2"W
  • Draw: 15.5A @ 12V DC
  • Warranty: One year

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Fantastic pump! 63 gallons per minute!!

By Jermdawg

from San Antonio tx.

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  • Easy To Install
  • Powerful
  • Quiet


  • Pipe Size Is Innacurate

Best Uses

  • Water Transfer

Comments about Rule Industries 12v General Purpose Centrifugal Pump:

What a great pump! Moves a TON of water! You just have to keep the inside diameter of the pipe your using at 1 1/2" all the way through and you will get excellent water flow. Mak sure you mount the pump below the tank you are pulling from so the pump stays primed.

Also, this pump can be submerged but DOES NOT HAVE TO BE. When I was searching for a bilge pump that could be mounted outside the tank I came across this pump, but I noticed that nowhere in the instructions did t say that it could be used outside the tank. I ordered it anyway and now I'm happy to report that it can be mounted outside the tank, it just has to be positioned below the water line. Fantastic pump!

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