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Rain leaking into starboard cockpit locker

Discussion in 'Smaller Boats' started by Sky2Sail, Mar 1, 2018. Add this thread to a FAQ

  1. Sky2Sail


    Joined Mar 1, 2018
    1 posts, 0 likes
    Hunter Hunter 29.5
    US St Petersburg, FL
    Hi All,
    I have two 1993 Hunter 23.5s and both leak a lot of water in the starboard cockpit locker where the gas tank is located. Don't see how it could possibly happen but it does. Any ideas?

  2. Crazy Dave Condon

    Crazy Dave Condon

    Joined Jun 8, 2004
    6,355 posts, 483 likes
    -na -NA
    US Anywhere USA
    If I recall the lip which the locker lid comes down either had a rubber seal in it or not. Sorry folks but I tend to be forgetful but would ask Sky2sail to take a photo and lets see what is going on. That is first as a reminder and then to see if there is any gunk in the spacing. Then I need to see how much is stored in the back of the boat and if there are more than one battery. It also could be the hinges are leaking. Without a photo I am in the dark. So how about a photo or two of each hatch lid up and a little more explanation as to what I discussed so we can get a better feel on how to answer you sir.