Safe Boat Handling

How to flush a marine toilet on a sailboat

We recommend that you look over and read the section of our website, to familiarize yourself a little more on the subject. If you have any questions we will be more than happy to answer them. So writing down!

Operating Instructions for a Manual Marine Toilet

The toilet is one of the most used pieces of equipment on your boat. Correct operation of the toilet is essential for the safety and comfort of your crew and craft.

They say that a picture tell a thousand words, the first picture we’ll show you how the water comes in and haul the water goes out the toilet.

This diagram that shows you how sea water comes in (wet bull) and out (drive bullĀ  )of the toilet. We recommend that you, at least pump 10 times to make sure the content in the bowl goes up into the holding tank. And then make sure but the pump handle blocks in place, so that it does not lift on its own.

No paper and debris of any sort should go down the toilet except what comes out of you.


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