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Re: Orientation of Flexible Holding Tank

We used to have an old vetus flexible tank before we reconfigured our whole system. One of the issues was when it was pumped out it would sometime collapse on itself somewhat preventing evacuation fully.

Also when installing this make sure it is supported with some kind of strapping system ( with soft sided restraints to the hull ot it will move around when partially full as it could break, put strain on the valves. Remember...1 gallon of water =12 lbs.

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