Posted on Jan 29, 2021
Southern Marine Surveying
Who can spot the problem here? This is a deck drain (scupper) located in the cockpit of a boat. Why is it important? Because if you ever take a big wave over your boat or if you are just simply washing it, there has to be a way to drain the water and you want the water going overboard and not into your bilge where it can fill your boat up and sink it. Remember, a bilge pump is not designed to save your boat. Answer: The hose is torn in half.