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post #2 of Old 06-14-2012
Brent Swain
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Re: Galley sinks in Crealock 37

Shallower sinks work just fine. No justification in a deeper one. I've used shallower sinks aboard for 40 years, no problem. Test any sink you buy with a magnet. Magnetic ones rust, non magnetic ones don't. Ditto the strainer. If it is non magnetic , you may be wise to use the strainer out of your deep sink in your shallower one. Non magnetic strainers are hard to find . I had to build my own. Scrapyards have many sinks for cheap, in all shapes and sizes.

Brent Swain, Boat designer, Builder, and author of "Origami Metal Boatbuilding"
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