RV News RVBusiness 2021 Top 10 RVs of the Year, plus 56 additional debuts and must-see units → ×
 


Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
 
Old 06-29-2012, 01:06 PM   #1
2 Rivet Member
 
1978 Argosy 24
MooreHaven , Florida
Join Date: Jun 2012
Posts: 75
Question sewage dump hose

On our recently purchased 1978 24ft Argosy the pipe that the dump hose fits on is a different size (larger) than on previous sobs
Is there an adaptor that will fit what seems to be the standard hose and connect to the existing dump pipe on the Argosy,if so where might i find one?
TIA Don
oldiesel is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-29-2012, 01:45 PM   #2
Rivet Master
 
Foiled Again's Avatar
 
2012 25' FB Eddie Bauer
Vintage Kin Owner
Virginia Beach , Virginia
Join Date: Sep 2004
Posts: 7,296
New trailers use Valterra fittings. The older ones used Thetford - slightly larger. Vintage Trailer Supply may have Valterra/Thetford adaptors. All the modern hoses you buy have the Valterra type fittings. Just put the adaptor on the outlet valve of the trailer.

Paula
__________________
Today is a gift, that's why they call it the present.
Foiled Again is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-29-2012, 02:03 PM   #3
Rivet Master
 
Silver Otter's Avatar

 
2011 31' Classic
Nellysford , Virginia
Join Date: Mar 2011
Posts: 1,058
Images: 8
Blog Entries: 1
Yep, as Paula said:
Valterra T05-2285VP Thetford to Valterra Universal Adapter

I carry an extra just in case.
__________________
Greg Heuer, Spirit of Virginia Airstream Club
2011 31' Classic Ltd. - The Silver Otter III
2013 GMC Denali 2500HD 6.6 DuraMax - Sierra Blanca
TAC VA-18 | ACI 1927 - Spirit of Virginia Club | AIR 53869
Silver Otter is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-29-2012, 02:08 PM   #4
CLOUDSPLITTER "Tahawus"
 
ROBERT CROSS's Avatar

 
2003 25' Classic
Zanadude Nebula , Milky Way
Join Date: Jun 2007
Posts: 16,213
Images: 1
<My dumb mistake....fix

Don,

On our last trip I lost the OEM dumper cap....my bad, not secured properly.

This ended up being the 2hr Camping World on the road fix.
After insisting that the covers they had would fit, they didn't, we tried them all. I showed them that the spare end of a dump extension hose I had did fit. (the adaptor that FA mentioned, the white part in the photo) The the blue cap they had in stock fit tightly over that, I used Marine-Tex to bond them together.

Look for a hose adaptor that has just two "hooks" as opposed to the AS's four, that is the only style that will fit ours.

Hope this helps,

Bob
Attached Thumbnails
Click image for larger version

Name:	DSC08436.jpg
Views:	81
Size:	186.6 KB
ID:	162021   Click image for larger version

Name:	DSC08437.jpg
Views:	80
Size:	188.1 KB
ID:	162022  

Click image for larger version

Name:	DSC08438.jpg
Views:	83
Size:	176.2 KB
ID:	162023  
__________________
"Any nation that can survive what we have lately in the way of government, is on the high road to permanent glory."
Molly Ivins

"Mary-Jane....'cuz 2020 sucks"

Tahawus
🌤
ROBERT CROSS is online now   Reply With Quote
Old 06-29-2012, 04:35 PM   #5
2 Rivet Member
 
1978 Argosy 24
MooreHaven , Florida
Join Date: Jun 2012
Posts: 75
Thank you all. This has got to be one of the best information resources on the internet,Quick replies with the real answers.
Boy am i glad i found this group
oldiesel is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off



Featured Campgrounds

Reviews provided by

Disclaimer:

This website is not affiliated with or endorsed by the Airstream, Inc. or any of its affiliates. Airstream is a registered trademark of Airstream Inc. All rights reserved. Airstream trademark used under license to Social Knowledge LLC.



All times are GMT -6. The time now is 03:43 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2020, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.