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Old 7th August 2012, 19:00
stevekelly10 stevekelly10 is offline  
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Originally Posted by twogrumpy View Post
Did anyone ever sail with a steam jet air conditioning system.

I had the pleasure of that on the "Shoush" worked great until the float fell off the condenser level. the first indication of which was either an earth fault or a frantic phone call from the bridge stating the accomodation was like a sauna! :-) they eventually removed the steam jet as it cost a fortune in extra bunkers to run!
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