SailNet Community - View Single Post - watermakers
Thread: watermakers
View Single Post
post #34 of Old 03-18-2010
Junior Member
Join Date: Mar 2010
Posts: 8
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Rep Power: 0
If you're collecting condensate from a clean surface the water is perfectly distilled, which does make it taste a bit funny though as even RO water has quite a bit of minerals and other junk in it.

I'd quite like to build a small flash evaporator to use waste heat from the engine/generator or some type of solar still. With a decent vacuum you could make water at about 65 and with a bit of refinement get quite a bit out of it.
SailD is offline  
Quote Share with Facebook
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome