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Old 09-01-2013, 03:53 PM   #61
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Old 09-02-2013, 05:01 AM   #62
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For a new tank, here is a good drawing from Sparkman & Stephens.

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The USN version of this fill uses more holes in the stand pipe , and a very fine screen that lifts for cleaning with the stand pipe. Our method is to use an 8 inch deck plate with the fill under ,for extra protection from standing wateron deck

The site itself has hundreds of really fine mechanical drawings of proper instalations for many boat questions.

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psneeld - Just read this thread, How do you clean the plastic tanks out without an inspection port? and BTW I operate a TBUS port, are you yellow or red?

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