SailNet Community - View Single Post - Dehumidifier in wet/rain PNW?
View Single Post
post #29 of Old 11-02-2012
miatapaul
Old enough to know better
 
Join Date: Dec 2006
Location: Beacon, NY
Posts: 4,127
Thanks: 25
Thanked 175 Times in 171 Posts
Rep Power: 10
 
Re: Dehumidifier in wet/rain PNW?

Quote:
Originally Posted by Jgbrown View Post
65 pint from home depot. I'd get the smaller one, this was urgent, and combined with a blower.
I got the premier brand one. 3 reasons over lg. Either will do, both have house fittings to drain to bilge.
1 has a decent handle
2I like that air goes in the front and out the top.
3 double the warranty length.

Rental was the same as buying after a week or two. Never understood adding heat and just moving air around in a sealed boat.


Sent from my SGH-I747M using Tapatalk
In my home and garage I have had 4 or 5 dehumidifiers and I think the warranty is a big issue. It seems to me that the new electronically controlled units are not nearly as reliable. I had an old one that seemed to be work for ever. The newer ones seem to have controllers go out. If I were to buy another one, I would get the extended warranty as I have not seen a new style last more than a year or two. I like the idea of Sears as they actually have service centers locally.
miatapaul is offline  
Quote Share with Facebook
 
 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome