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Old 02-04-2013, 09:11 PM   #11
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Yes, grease glob on sensor.
Installed flush unit in gray tank.
All good now.
Awesome so you would recommend these probes? I'm tired of the false readings in the black and grey tanks and will do this swap in the spring.
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Old 02-04-2013, 09:24 PM   #12
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Awesome so you would recommend these probes? I'm tired of the false readings in the black and grey tanks and will do this swap in the spring.
I do. Once you get the belly panel down (just do not pick a windy day) the rest is easy.
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Just installed new set of sensors - works as a charm! Shows all clear!
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Just installed new set of sensors - works as a charm! Shows all clear!
Remember that these sensors do not eliminate regular tank treatment (Calgon-Detergent); just makes them harder to foul.
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Thanks Herk this is on my springtime to do list before the season starts. I always put some Calgon in there.
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Dammit! I was sure they complitely eliminate all waist!
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Old 03-02-2013, 03:28 PM   #17
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I think you should also consider capacitive tank-level sensing. See this: https://tankedge.com/ or this: SeeLeveL RV Gauges by Garnet Technologies Inc..

NUWA is/was using the second of these and I was very impressed. The first is available from Camping World.

I watched the video on the Tankedge sensors and I'm impressed, I never knew they existed... It would only make sense to have the tank sensors outside the tank so they never get fouled. Plus the sensor reads in percentages, not in 1/3 or 2/3 increments which leave you guessing.

I also like the panel readout, plus the ability to set tank level alarms, ie: 85% for holding tanks and maybe 20% for fresh water, etc.

These are going on my upgrade list...
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I would love to know how it works out for you. My concern about the capacitance indicators was adhesion. I would hate to have one peel off while in the boondocks and have no idea about how my tanks were doing and no way to fix it.
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I would love to know how it works out for you. My concern about the capacitance indicators was adhesion. I would hate to have one peel off while in the boondocks and have no idea about how my tanks were doing and no way to fix it.
My boss has these on his mh .
They scuffed the tank lightly and used a thin flexible epoxy.
No issues that I know of.
Been on there for 5 years.
Just some info

Not the same brand either but similar.
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Thanks Turbs,
I feel better knowing they stick.
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