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Old 26 June 2014, 18:46   #1
Country: USA
Town: Northern Alabama, USA
Boat name: Fire Fly
Make: Dong Seo
Length: 3m +
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WM Seaworthy Dinghy

I have an older (1994) Seaworthy 9' RIB. I believe it was sold by West Marine back then. It has 2 Drain Plugs. One upper to drain the boat and one lower to drain the Fiberglass rigid bottom itself?

What is this plug for?

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Old 27 June 2014, 13:45   #2
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Wouldn't think so. While water makes good ballast, you don't want it sloshing all over the place in the hull.

I would guess that it is to allow condensate to be drained (or any leakage you might get in there.)

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