This Gulper 320 remote mount bilge pump is ignition protected, will run dry without damage, and ships complete with a check valve and strainer which features a multi-directional port for a variety of confined applications. The pump is IP45 rated which means it's protected against jets of water but keeping it high and dry will extend the life of this pump for years to come. A bilge pump with run dry capability paired with a check valve will allow you to clear out your bilge without a worry of damaging your pump. This pump may also be used as a high capacity gray water pump. If paired with a gray waste tank it will serve as a pump out vehicle for multiple drain sources such as dishwashers, galley sinks, Wash basins, shower/cockpit drains, and conditioning condensate.