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Old 01-29-2012
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Originally Posted by rlmccb View Post
Hi, I'm a new owner of 1974 Islander 30 MK II. In the starboard stern berth I have quite a problem with condensation. It is just the inside of the hull with nothing on it. Is their some treatment I can do to keep condensation from forming there????? As a matter of fact what is the best strategy to deal with overall condensation. Any help or suggestions would be appreciated.
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Not sure where you are, but ...

If someone is sleeping in the cabin, a port / vent must be open. Ventilation and air movement is crucial.

You can get de-humidifiers for when you are off the boat.
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