Category: Tanks

Freshwater Tanks are In

Spent the weekend fitting the final water tank (starboard) and ultimately securing, plumbing and filling all 145 gallons of freshwater tankage. The top picture shows the final product with the floorboards and center battery box removed. Second picture shows the…

Two More Tanks

This past weekend saw the installation of the starboard fuel tank and the port water tank. Both went in fairly smoothly. As I am using thru-bolts instead of tapping screws to secure the tanks, and, I am seeking to make…

Four Down, Four to Go

Installed the center water tank and the port fuel tank this weekend. The fuel tank went in pretty easy, but the water tank put up a fight. Center Water Tank Installation The tolerances between the tabs and the framing, and…

Day Tanks (Fuel) are In

Got the day tanks installed this past weekend. This did not involve simply putting in the tanks. It also included the following: the glasswork for the port side main salon framing. Previously they were simply fitted and glued in. They…

Still More Tankage

Been working on the main salon this past week. Final mock ups of the floor/dinette riser and port side cabinet faces have been made and tweaked. In the process we have “discovered” two significant “dead spaces” on the port side,…