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Where do I plumb take off and return lines for a heat

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Where do I plumb take off and return lines for a heat exchanger hot water system to a cat c18 Marine engine. Should the heat xchanger be connected to coolant or raw water

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Cat C18 Acert CKH01822

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Haven’t tried any thing yet, am about to install a new electric hot water unit which also has provision to connect to engine heat via a built in heat exchanger. I have been advised there are takeoff points on the engine (1/2” npt) but I cannot locate

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Hi ,My name is***** will be glad to help. We can follow up as needed on here, Give me some time to review your information and post my responses. Im not an employee of the site but I help on here as time allows in between jobs. Response time will vary depending on my work load , etc each day.

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Technician: Daniel Wilson,
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Click on this link for access to a maintenance manual to assist in servicing and component locations for your heat exchangers, etc

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Technician: Daniel Wilson,
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Click on this link as well. Review the material and let me know what is the make and model heat exchanger you are trying to install. We can follow up as needed.

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