An Electric Bilge Pump For The Ages

Chapter 5 of 6 in the Online Book Watertight Integrity

In the last chapter in this Online Book, in reaction to a members's tale of frustration, I recommended a bilge pump switch. But what about the bilge pump itself? When we bought Morgan's Cloud she had a Jabsco 36600 bilge pump that was installed when she was built 27 years ago. And we still have [...]

Headhunter Three Way Universal Valves

If there’s one place that you really don’t want a valve to bust while in use, it’s in the black water system. Headhunter Three Way Valves are robust and yet move easily—meaning you don’t have to close your mouth while changing settings (it’s a long story)! Go to www.headhunterinc.com (Products—Waste Water—Accessories—TW-1515) for further information (and [...]

PVC For Plumbing

Question: Currently tackling the plumbing system and would like to know if you have any other photos of how you use PVC piping. I'm very interested in using this as often as possible. How do you make the connection between the rigid pipe and the fitting that may be on your holding tank or other [...]

PVC Pipe

We're amazed that more boats are not plumbed with ordinary PVC pipe, but then again we never thought of using it either until we bought Morgan’s Cloud 16 years ago and found that her builder had used PVC pipe for almost all of her plumbing. Since then we have added several plumbing systems in PVC [...]