SailNet Community - View Single Post - Galley idea.. a bit of input is hoped for
View Single Post
post #12 of Old 03-08-2011
Minnewaska
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Feb 2010
Location: Narragansett Bay
Posts: 11,224
Thanks: 46
Thanked 237 Times in 222 Posts
Rep Power: 7
   
Quote:
Originally Posted by GraemeInCanada View Post
......I always disconnect the propane tank when not in use so I've never worried about it leaking off all over the place. The setup came with the boat 4 years ago when I got it and I haven't had an issue with it so didn't put anymore thought into it really......
I'm not the zealot on this topic, but the argument is that they are more prone to leak when you put them on and take them off. The disposable plunger inside is argued to get stuck, loose, etc, from repeated use. Leaving them connected, puts you at risk for a charged system leaking. If you just buy the inexpensive caps that I linked, the issue seems to disappear to me.


To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.

Jeanneau 54DS

In the harsh marine environment, something is always in need of repair. Margaritas fix everything.
Minnewaska is offline  
Quote Share with Facebook
 
 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome