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by kvw613
Sun Sep 08, 2019 11:28 pm
Forum: Random Chatter
Topic: Freedom prices when new
Replies: 0
Views: 910

Freedom prices when new

What was the Freedom 28 Mull Sloop selling for when new?
by kvw613
Sun Sep 08, 2019 11:26 pm
Forum: Buy/Sell/Trade
Topic: FREEDOM 32 GUN MOUNT $500 OBO
Replies: 11
Views: 4823

Re: FREEDOM 32 GUN MOUNT $500 OBO

Have you sold this yet? Do you have pics?
Thanks.
by kvw613
Fri Sep 06, 2019 6:16 pm
Forum: Electrical and Electronics
Topic: Hatch Solar Vent
Replies: 3
Views: 2123

Re: Hatch Solar Vent

Do an Amazon search.. Many of the Chinese ones have 5 inch holes.
by kvw613
Sat Aug 31, 2019 1:19 am
Forum: Plumbing
Topic: Freedom 28 bilge pump
Replies: 5
Views: 1582

Re: Freedom 28 bilge pump

It was, indeed, the check valve on the sump. Having sat fouled for a period of time caused the flapper to become distorted and non-functional. Replaced with a Whale duckbill non-return valve, cleaned the entire bilge and sump. Mini wet/dry vacuums work wonders for drying out bilges. All good now exc...
by kvw613
Sun Aug 25, 2019 9:34 am
Forum: Plumbing
Topic: Freedom 28 bilge pump
Replies: 5
Views: 1582

Re: Freedom 28 bilge pump

Some more tracing yesterday. It appears the two pumps' discharge hoses are teed to a single hose that rises to a loop and then leads to the thru hull. The bilge pump looks like it has a backflow preventer valve. It appears the shower sump does not. Water from the bilge pump may be taking the path of...
by kvw613
Sat Aug 24, 2019 8:36 am
Forum: Plumbing
Topic: Freedom 28 bilge pump
Replies: 5
Views: 1582

Freedom 28 bilge pump

We just bought a Mull F28 sloop, 1987. When operating the electric bilge pump, the discharge is filling the shower sump. If the shower sump us not energized, it overflows back into the bilge. We realized this after overfilling the water tanks. Any input on how this should work?
Thanks