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Forum: Announcements and Suggestions Box   10-20-2010
Replies: 4
Views: 774
Posted By HeadHoncho
+1 Also, there is far more likelihood of a...

+1

Also, there is far more likelihood of a spill with a vertically-mounted fitting than one that is mounted on deck. Take the word of a pumpout service owner, don't mount it on the hull.
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   08-19-2010
Replies: 3
Views: 1,132
Posted By HeadHoncho
There are two major manufacturers of pumpout...

There are two major manufacturers of pumpout equipment- KECO and Edson. I use a KECO pump on my pumpout boat and believe it is the best pump available for the job. That being said, I do go to Edson...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   04-21-2010
Replies: 11
Views: 1,714
Posted By HeadHoncho
As marine sanitation professional, when I'm at...

As marine sanitation professional, when I'm at the pumpout station, emptying my pumpout boat, I DO NOT want to open a valve and have someone's leftovers out spill out. And realistically, most...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   04-21-2010
Replies: 11
Views: 1,714
Posted By HeadHoncho
Priming the hose is unneccessary. However,...

Priming the hose is unneccessary. However, flushing the hose and nozzle with clean water after the pumpout is complete is simply good manners.
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   04-06-2009
Replies: 20
Views: 16,438
Posted By HeadHoncho
I just got back from buying a 2 year old EU2000i...

I just got back from buying a 2 year old EU2000i that I found on craigslist. Less than 50 hours run time, looks great, works perfectly. $700.

You gotta move fast on these CL Hondas though. I was...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   10-22-2008
Replies: 11
Views: 11,632
Posted By HeadHoncho
Thanks Pappy!

Thanks Pappy!
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   10-22-2008
Replies: 11
Views: 11,632
Posted By HeadHoncho
I don't have enough posts to be able to include a...

I don't have enough posts to be able to include a link, but do a Google search for "Happy Campers and Healthy Boaters" products. Good stuff, works great.
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   04-20-2008
Replies: 359
Views: 43,143
Posted By HeadHoncho
My pumpout boat is named "Miasma". :D

My pumpout boat is named "Miasma". :D
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   01-09-2008
Replies: 18
Views: 1,606
Posted By HeadHoncho
As someone who opens deck fill caps for a living,...

As someone who opens deck fill caps for a living, I have to say I HATE the caps that can only be opened with a winch handle. No bigger PITA in my business.
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   11-19-2007
Replies: 6
Views: 762
Posted By HeadHoncho
We use a product called "Odorlos". Great stuff. ...

We use a product called "Odorlos". Great stuff.

odorlos.com
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   11-13-2007
Replies: 143
Views: 11,775
Posted By HeadHoncho
Is there no boat-to-boat pumpout service in...

Is there no boat-to-boat pumpout service in Victoria? The going rate here in the Bay Area is $25.00 for a pumpout and you don't even have to be at the boat.
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   09-22-2007
Replies: 20
Views: 3,041
Posted By HeadHoncho
As the operator of a holding tank pumpout...

As the operator of a holding tank pumpout service, I recommend using a product called "Odorlos". Breaks up solids, reduces odor, is biodegradable and non-toxic.
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   05-29-2007
Replies: 6
Views: 2,102
Posted By HeadHoncho
Most pumpout stations are funded by grants and...

Most pumpout stations are funded by grants and are prohibited from charging more than $10.00/use. Many marinas find the bookkeeping involved to be not worth the hassle and so charge nothing. In the...
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