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post #15 of Old 10-21-2010
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Originally Posted by Sabreman View Post
I like the sink location too.
Not a good idea, too close to 'food, etc. contamination' and the bacteria, etc. then enter the tankage by 'retrograde' movement from the 'sink' area TO the tank.

If you had a portable drinking water container, would you leave the lid off or keep it in/near your 'sink'? Dont think so once you saw or realized the quickly growing bacteria colonies (slime) that form on the inside walls of the container.
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