How to Maintain a Pumpout Station
Aimed at service technicians, this video contains all six chapters in the series on how to maintain a pumpout station, which boaters use to dispose of onboard sewage.
The video contains the following:
— Chapter 1: An introduction to the features of a peristaltic pumpout station (starts at 0:00)
— Chapter 2: Weekly maintenance tasks (starts at 1:50)
— Chapter 3: Quarterly maintenance tasks (starts at 4:35)
— Chapter 4: Annual maintenance tasks (starts at 7:15)
— Chapter 5: Winterizing a station (starts at 8:44)
— Chapter 6: Troubleshooting common issues (starts at 10:03)
Filmed and edited by: Oregon Sea Grant videographer Vanessa Cholewczynski in partnership with the Oregon State Marine Board and Oregon Sea Grant Extension’s boating outreach coordinator, Jenny East.
Funding provided by: the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and the Clean Vessel Act grant program.
Music by: Rick Cooper, Oregon Sea Grant.