SailNet Community - View Single Post - How can I identify the waterline from inside?
View Single Post
post #5 of Old 10-10-2013
Just another Moderator
Faster's Avatar
Join Date: Sep 2005
Location: New Westminster, BC
Posts: 16,720
Thanks: 112
Thanked 327 Times in 311 Posts
Rep Power: 10
Re: How can I identify the waterline from inside?

Originally Posted by Seaduction View Post
Attach a "water level" to an underwater thru hull fitting.
A long piece of soft transparent tubing (tygon) temporarily attached to any open through hull with the end carefully held above the waterline would flood to the same height... should work!


1984 Fast/Nicholson 345 "FastForward"

".. there is much you could do at sea with common sense.. and very little you could do without it.."
Capt G E Ericson (from "The Cruel Sea" by Nicholas Monsarrat)
Faster is offline  
Quote Share with Facebook
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome