SailNet Community - View Single Post - Holding tank location
View Single Post
post #1 of Old 04-10-2007 Thread Starter
stoutwench
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Apr 2006
Location: Big Horse Creek, NC - Summer
Posts: 100
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Rep Power: 10
 
Holding tank location

I need to replace the small (3 gal) holding tank in my forward head. This is the largest rigid tank that will fit in the forward bilge. We want to increase the size of the holding tank and can think of two possible solutions:

a) flexible holding tank located in the same area in the bilge as the old one

b) place a rigid holding tank in a different location that is higher than the head outlet. We have several possible locations.

Has anyone had success with the flexible tanks?

What problems will I run into if I place the tank higher than the head outlet? Will the head pump get the "bi-product" to the tank?

Roger
stoutwench is offline  
Quote Share with Facebook
 
 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome