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  1. Cleaning inside of water tanks

    Gear & Maintenance
    I have a Pacific Seacraft 31 1997 Purchased this year. I doubt the water tanks have been cleaned in many years. They're made of GRP and built into the boat. I do have fairly large observation holes covered in clear plexiglass. I could see some dirt at the bottom and slime on the...
  2. Fresh Water Tank Placement opinions?

    Gear & Maintenance
    Hello all, I am wondering what all of you alls opinions are regarding placement of freshwater tanks. I have a 30 gallon tank glassed in under my v-berth which I know is the traditional sort of placement it seems for fresh water tanks but I can't stop thinking about how it seems like a bad place...
  3. Fiberglass tank in V Berth

    Gear & Maintenance
    I own a 1977 27' SunYacht. In the V Berth there is a fiberglass tank hidden behind a thin veneer panel. This is as close to the bow as possible. The veneer panel also hides the waste pump out hose. My question though is what is the fiberglass tank used for? The water and waste tanks are...
  4. Information about flexible water tank winterizing

    Gear & Maintenance
    Hi all, I am in the process of winterizing my 21-ft trailer sailboat that is stored on land near the ocean in a Pacific NW environment for the winter (Vancouver, BC) - high humidity. I just installed a new Vetus 55L flexible water tank in the boat this year and do not want it to get fouled...