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Old 12-09-2016, 04:13   #16
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Re: I have excessive zinc anode replacements

The proper way to rest your underwater hardware is with a silver/silver chloride reference cell. A pencil zinc is just going to cause you a headache as you try to make sense of random voltages.


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Old 12-09-2016, 04:38   #17
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Re: I have excessive zinc anode replacements

We used the dive service "Scubaduba" when our Hunter 450 was in Wilmington and Long Beach Marina. They always took underwater photos of the zincs and provided us with he old ones to show any issues. We never experienced the replacement frequency you have.
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Greetings and welcome aboard the CF, Ron.
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The proper way to rest your underwater hardware is with a silver/silver chloride reference cell.

Yes, that is what BoatZincs.com sells (and I purchased) for a pretty sum. Appears to work quite well for its intended use.


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Yes, that is what BoatZincs.com sells (and I purchased) for a pretty sum. Appears to work quite well for its intended use.


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There are other reference cells available for purchase, but they're difficult to find, and not quite as nicely made.


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