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More Composting Toilet Pictures

Posted on Thu 09 July 2009 in articles • Tagged with Systems - Composting Toilet

There are a lot more photos of the composting toilet project in Flickr tagged as Systems: Composting Toilet.


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Installing the Composting Head

Posted on Wed 08 July 2009 in articles • Tagged with Interior, Projects, Systems - Composting Toilet

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When we bought the boat it had a normal pumping toilet which went to a Y valve for pumping into a a smallish holding bag or through a macerator pump and out to sea. This was an OK setup for blue water sailing and Coastal Sailing in Canada where pump …


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Flu Impacts Productivity

Posted on Fri 06 March 2009 in articles • Tagged with Projects, Systems - Composting Toilet, Systems - Electrical, Systems - Hull, Systems - Plumbing

Two weeks ago I took off work on Friday to work on a bunch of projects one of which included using epoxy and I wanted to take advantage of the warmer weather and have an extra day to get things done. That Friday went pretty well and I worked on …


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Toilet Installed

Posted on Wed 10 December 2008 in articles • Tagged with Interior, Projects, Systems - Composting Toilet, Systems - Plumbing

Here's the new composting toilet bolted down to the new tile floor. Looking very spiffy !!

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Mild Excitement tonight

Posted on Fri 26 September 2008 in articles • Tagged with Systems - Composting Toilet

You may recall that I've ben removing all the old plumbing for the head and holding tank. Today I decided I'll pull that last 4' of hose off of the thru-hull wich part of the system that would pump the holding tank over board when at sea. Well it turned …


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Head and Holding Bag Removed

Posted on Sun 13 July 2008 in articles • Tagged with s/v Deep Playa, Systems - Composting Toilet, Systems - Plumbing

This weekend Dawn and I proved Deep Playa still goes by driving her over to the pump out to empty the holding bag and rinse out the whole toilet system so we could remove it completely as part of installing our Nature's Head composting toilet. Our neighbor Dan was heckling …


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Poop!

Posted on Tue 17 June 2008 in articles • Tagged with Systems - Composting Toilet

When you're out of the US Coastal waters (as close as BC, Canada) is it legal to pump your marine toilet directly into the sea. There just aren't pumpouts available in every remote cranny of the earth like there are in Puget Sound. This is kind of like you wouldn't …


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