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  1. Heads in Chesapeake

    Gear & Maintenance
    I recently bought a 1981 30' Sabre and removed the old head/hoses/flexible tank as it was very smelly. Plan to use the boat for cruising the Chesapeake mostly and am wondering what people thought about removing the old raw water intake and discharge through hull fittings, glassing them over and...
  2. Which years did PCS Flicka 20 include the enclosed head?

    General Discussion (sailing related)
    Hello! I'm in the market for a Flicka 20. While I've seen a few out there currently on the market from the late 70s and very early 80s that would be attractive potentials for me, but I'm looking for those with the enclosed head. Not that I mind, but the female 50% of my life refuses to go if she...
  3. marine head vs. porta potty

    Gear & Maintenance
    I just purchased sailboat that came with a marine head. At this point, I will primarily be a day sailor with the occasional weekend trip. This is my first boat and I like having a head on the boat, but I have heard a lot of horror stories about marine heads. What are peoples thoughts regarding...
  4. Vacuflush toilet repair

    Diesel
    I have used two Vacuflush toilets for 25 years and consider these the best heads available. If there is anyone wanting to discuss these, this is the time. Sailalfin
  5. Are Jabsco marine head joker valves interchangeable?

    Gear & Maintenance
    Hello! Quick question: Does anyone know if the various Jabsco marine head model series use the same joker valve - or at least, are Jabsco joker valves interchangeable across Jabsco model series? Our joker valve needs replacing, but we are currently a day's travel apart from our boat, and I don't...
  6. Westerbeke 63B and 63C

    Gear & Maintenance
    Head Probles with W63C Does anyone Have experience with the use of Steel Seal or Blue Devil sealant on a diesel engine cylinder head? Steve
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