Scupper inserts

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David West
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Scupper inserts

by David West » Tue May 08, 2012 6:07 pm

Today the insert in one of the two scupper holes in the well just outside the sliding door of my PDQ 36 shattered. I need to replace them both. The insert is 3 1/2" OD , plastic and is simply seated in the opening. Does anyone know where I can get replacements? There must be other aging boat that have had the same problem. Can anyone help?

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Re: Scupper inserts

by CatManMike » Sun Mar 19, 2017 11:35 am

Did you ever find a replacement cover. Mine have done the same thing.
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Mike

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Re: Scupper inserts

by thinwater » Sun Mar 19, 2017 12:26 pm

Not an answer directly, but I placed a wood floor over the fiberglass. Cooler, more comfortable, and the sand falls through, keeping it neater. I lift the wood every few months and hose out under it.

As a result, I don't need the screens.

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Re: Scupper inserts

by James Power » Thu Mar 23, 2017 10:03 am

If memory serves, we used simple floor drain covers. Have a look at Home Depot or Lowes.
James

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