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Old 10-23-2016, 09:52 PM   #1
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I've got a Maxum 2300 Scr 1993
I've only owned it since the summer and the guy I bought it from wasn't that helpful with info when I bought it.
I've not had a sports cruiser before so a pump out head is a new thing for me.
We can pump it out ok but the last owner mentioned we could discharge at sea but I can't see any sea cock coming from the tank?

Any ideas?
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Old 10-23-2016, 11:13 PM   #2
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If equipped as such there should be a Y valve to redirect the holding tank discharge to a macerator pump that would go to an overboard thru hill. There are two rocker switches that must be pressed together to run the pump.

This feature was an option that did not get bought much as in the U.S. it is illegal unless offshore.
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Old 10-23-2016, 11:19 PM   #3
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Ahhhhhh

I was wondering about those switches...

Where should I look for the "Y" valve ???

If you use a Pump-out station they are NOT used right ???
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Old 10-24-2016, 01:17 AM   #4
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Hi gs!
You do not use the switches for macerator when you use dockside pumpout station!
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Old 10-24-2016, 01:48 AM   #5
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I have been struggling through learning the "RV" portion of the new boat Don

This is our second boat, but the first one with all the creature comforts LOL
Going to take a little time to figure it all out..

The way I understand it I will probably never use them anyway since we are on a lake..
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Old 10-24-2016, 02:20 AM   #6
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Y valve would be near the holding tank.

Two switches so you cannot accidenly pump overboard. If caught doing so illegally they can say it required both switches at the same time so it was not an accident. You get fined.
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Hi gs
Its not hard, just get down in the engine room and look at all the things one at atime!
Did I say room! Could anyone call that hole with all that stuff crammed into it a room!
I had a 1988 Bayliner 2455 that I think had more room down there! But as I am getting older I might be mistaken!
Just take your time it is not all that complicated!
Good luck!
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Hey Don if you do not like engine room then call it engine compartment.
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Old 10-24-2016, 04:53 PM   #9
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Morning Mike!
My old and feeble mind could not think of another word than room!
Any way lrt us know if you have a Y valve! Then I will know if I have to bend over 180 deg. to find mine!
Good hunting!
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OOPS!
Hi MM
To early in the morning I read one thing and thought it was from Mike!
Damb I guess I am getting old!
Any way morning to you also!
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