Originally Posted by RichH
why do you want to put a filter on your boat system when its infinitely easier and more efficient to 'filter' the dockwater (filter(s) on the hose that you fill the tank) and thus avoid or minimize the particulate that *enters the tank*? Why allow particulate into the tank only to filter it when it comes out the spiggot, etc.?
Paranoia. We are trying to prepare the boat for cruising and will be filling with rain and jerry canned water from unknown sources. I'll be filtering the jerry canned water via a transfer pump for water down to about 5 microns, but would also like something filtering the water after it's been in the tank.
I don't want to end-up like this guy
, but out the other end!