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Old 07-09-2013, 03:54 PM   #1
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Hi Everyone, We have a Redwood 31SL and had a question about the gray tanks. We have two valves one says galley grey water and the other says gray. Do the gray tanks fill one at a time? or does the Kitchen sink has its own tank and the tub/sink in bathroom has its own tank? Thanks
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Old 07-09-2013, 04:05 PM   #2
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We have a 36RL but it sounds like the take setup is the same. The galley tank just handles the kitchen sink, and the grey tank handles the shower and bathroom sink. We don't have a dishwasher or clothes washer but I think they would go in the galley and grey respectively.
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Old 07-09-2013, 04:38 PM   #3
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TravelinAnderson had a great post on combining the two gray tanks to give you a combined capacity of 90 gallons. Search for it on this forum... pictures and instructions.
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Old 07-09-2013, 05:14 PM   #4
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TravelinAnderson had a great post on combining the two gray tanks to give you a combined capacity of 90 gallons. Search for it on this forum... pictures and instructions.
Steve (TravelinAnderson) did a great service educating all of us on this and I put a valve on mine after his posts. It has worked great now we can stay in a state park for 4 or 5 days without having to worry about short showers.
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We have a 36RL but it sounds like the take setup is the same. The galley tank just handles the kitchen sink, and the grey tank handles the shower and bathroom sink. We don't have a dishwasher or clothes washer but I think they would go in the galley and grey respectively.
yes, dishwasher to galley tank and clothes washer to gray tank on 36RL
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Thank you for the information. We will also try TravelinAnderson recommendation.Edited by: Louie and Ann
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I have looked for this link, but I can't find it. Can any one help. We just took delivery of a 36FL and this weekend and the shower wouldn't drain. Gauges read not full, but guess what.. the tank was full.

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I have looked for this link, but I can't find it.* Can any one help.* We just took delivery of a 36FL and this weekend and the shower wouldn't drain.* Gauges read not full, but guess what.. the tank was full.
Before taking delivery we had the dealer install an additional gate valve on the discharge line just before the outlet. When collecting grey water we keep the black tank v/v closed, close the new v/v and open both grey tank v/v's. This fills both grey tanks reasonably equally.

Before dumping the black tank ensure the grey tank v/v's are closed.

The FL plumbing drawing shows everything, except the W/D going into 1 tank. We don't have a W/D, so the 2nd tank would remain empty without this mod.
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Thanks. I found it. I will get this done on mine.

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Old 07-10-2013, 02:10 AM   #10
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I just carry a extra end cap with a garden hose fitting in it I added a screw on hose shut off from lowes if I need to use both gray tanks put that cap on and close the little valve when I need to dump I close both gray tanks and open the small valve and drain whats in the big drain pipe into a bucket then you can dump the black and the two gray tanks I think I got $10 bucks in it
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