Is there a gasoline fume detector sensor available that connects to a NMEA 2000 network? If so I cannot find one.
If I can connect a sensor to a NMEA MFD then I would not need to find another 2 inch hole in my helm somewhere. I started thinking about this when I began planning on installing a gasoline fume detector like the
I still have not found one either except for perhaps a maretron sensor but I think it detects propane. Oh well. I guess I will get the xintex and find a place for another 2 1/16 inch hole. I need a bigger helm.
2000 Sea Ray 270, 7.4L Mercruiser Bravo 3
1995 Cobalt 200, 5.0L Volvo Duoprop
Fort Loudoun Lake, Knoxville, TN
I ended up adding the MB-1-R gas detector that operates the blowers in event of alarm in a new custom trim template. I currently have it wired without a switch and it is active all the time unless the main battery is switched to 'off'. I may add an inline switch but it draws less than 200ma so it could operate for about 25 days before draining the battery.
I think you finally gave the clue to the problem. When you say it takes a couple tries to start after sitting that indicates the fuel bowl is empty. Quadrajets have fuel bowl plugs that can leak and...