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Old 08-23-2016, 09:37 PM   #15
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How to drain the fresh water tank

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Somewhere here there is a least one thread about more rugged replacements for that cheap plastic petcock. Maybe someone will post where. If not a bit of imaginative searching should find it (them).



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Old 08-23-2016, 10:45 PM   #16
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This is what the tank drain on both of my trailers looks like. It is higher on the side of the trailer than you might think and is behind the curbside front wheel.

Question, can this drain be replaced with a larger size faucet/petcock, where would I find one?
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The pet knock goes into a reducer bushing that goes into the flange. You could just put a plastic poly plug into the flange directly as well. Remove plug to drain. Plastic plug to prevent corrosion seizing a metal one in place. Plastic plug would be pretty flush so not likely to break.
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