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Old 09-22-2007
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Originally Posted by pegasus1457 View Post
But what stopped me is that these things need an "exposure" on more or less a daily basis, in order to keep the enzyme farm from dying out. As pretty much a weekend sailor, that killed it for me. But for liveaboard use they look
to be a good fit.

The airhead site specifically talks to "weekend" use.

http://www.airheadtoilet.com/howitworks.html

Their use of it seems to be a lot less than I think I/we would use it.

Maybe I am too full of it!

Then there is all that paper supply.

And they don't explain exactly how you "flush" it.

And what about "the squirts"?

And the liquid dumping part for a beer drinker might be ummm.........well.........forget it.
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