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    Posted: 09 Nov 2018 at 6:45am
Given the relatively small amount of water that can be held in the under floor tank a foot pump makes sense as less water will be used.  Really easy to ease water when it's pressurised.

I have both pressurised water for Galley and heads and a foot pump at the galley, in reality I rarely use the pressurised system but is most useful if I want to empty the tank quickly when going racing as I open the heads tap and second and it all drains away with no pumping.
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I see some boats still keep a foot operated water second outlet in addition to the pressure outlet in the galley. Given the small area worksurface is there merit in this?
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