Originally Posted by MinneweeseMI
Has anyone noticed this bulge?
Looks like they changed the tank design in the 2014 models. The tank on my camper is different and the bulge, when full, is noticeably below the drain point on the side. It partially flattens out when the water is drained. It seems to be part of the tank by design, to me, rather than a defect. The support brackets do not worry me either.
It irks me a bit to loose the actual capacity through the bulge though, relative to the stated capacity. I treat it as a smaller tank in planning and move on. I can't see the drain line on yours, but it looks like you get closer to the full rated capacity.