Re: Seacock for aft head

Patrick McAneny

Mark, I ordered that valve yesterday from  Fawcetts in Annapolis , I will pick up some Locktite 592.
SM Shenanigans

-----Original Message-----
From: Mark McGovern <mfmcgovern@...>
Sent: Mon, Jul 26, 2021 10:19 pm
Subject: Re: [AmelYachtOwners] Seacock for aft head


The information Bill, Mark, and Dan provided you is correct.  I just replace the ball valve in my forward head with the Groco part number IBV-1250BSPP.  Because it is a straight thread you will need to use a thread sealant to both seal the threads and to fix the ball valve in a position where you can access and turn the handle.  I used Loctite 592 Thread Sealant which has worked out well so far.
Mark McGovern
SM #440 Cara
Deale, MD USA

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