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Re: Review Your Own Boat

Originally Posted by SanderO View Post
You can discharge overboard offshore.
I'm trying to piece together your point. You said you wouldn't use a sea chest for effluent. I presume that means a separate consolidated thru-hull for numerous heads, as one clearly wouldn't direct it back to the raw water sea chest.

Effectively, an effluent sea chest is exactly what our holding tank is. A chest that stores all the effluent in one place, until it is either pumped out the deck fitting or dumped overboard though only a single thru hull (as opposed to each head having it's own waste thru-hull).

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