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Old 01-06-2015, 03:09 AM   #29
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Originally Posted by Glenn Baglo View Post
We do a lot of dishes outside. I have a stainless steel "sink" ( actually a piece of commercial kitchen ware ). I can place it atop my one-burner butane stove to heat water. And, where I camp I can toss the water on a thirsty bush. Or, I can carry it in a galvanized bucket to a sink ( Oregon State Parks ).
Mostly BBQ or microwave so not much or anything to wash. I do the dishes as I toss them in the firedrum . After the kids grew up and moved away the grey tank never fills up and I don't have to water bushes now either...go figure.
Think we have strayed from the OP question though, whoops.

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Old 01-06-2015, 08:09 AM   #30
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For me, the capacity is about knowing I have good, safe water. Chlorinated water makes me sick, and who knows if the camp stuff is good for drinking. I have 40 gallons of fresh water from my well, wherever I go.

This is why I carry plenty of drinking/cooking water from home when we go. Just this past weekend I saw the following posted in a campsite restroom: "The notice to boil water has been rescinded”. Apparently the camp had a water line break and subsequent repair the previous week. I might wash my hair with suspect water, but I’m drinking H2O (or Diet Mountain Dew) from home!

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