Jayco RV Owners Forum
 


Closed Thread
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
 
Old 02-01-2016, 01:08 PM   #11
Senior Member
 
Join Date: May 2014
Location: WNY
Posts: 354
Quote:
Originally Posted by norty1 View Post
Disposable gloves and hand sanitizer in the utility hatch. I throw them away with each use.
x2 - use latex gloves gloves bought at the local grocery store.
__________________

__________________
2015 Jayco Eagle Premier 361REQS
2014 GMC Sierra 3500HD 4x4 CC D/A
ROC-REQS is offline  
Old 02-01-2016, 01:22 PM   #12
Senior Member
 
Join Date: May 2013
Location: SE Wisconsin
Posts: 2,058
Disposable gloves and hand sanitizer for me. I'm no germophobe either, but on all surfaces you are dealing with while dumping, the little bugs have had plenty of time to incubate and mature. Small precautions can prevent big problems later.
__________________

__________________
Chuck
2013 Jayco Jayfeather X20 E, 2008 GMC Sierra 1500 Crew Cab Z71 SLE
DocBrown is offline  
Old 02-01-2016, 01:28 PM   #13
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Jul 2015
Location: Modesto
Posts: 261
I also do the fresh water hoses first. Sewer is the last thing I do.
__________________
2014 Ford F-150 3.5L EcoBoost with 3.31 rear drive
2016 White Hawk 23MRB
tylersdad is offline  
Old 02-01-2016, 01:58 PM   #14
Senior Member
 
Jagiven's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2012
Location: Minnesota
Posts: 4,111
I too use the disposable surgical gloves. After I am done dumping and putting the hose away. I go into the HTT and wash my hands while adding a few gallons of water to each tank.

I cannot believe the number of people I have seen dump the sewer, not rinse the hose or their hands, jump into their TV and drive off.
Jagiven is offline  
Old 02-01-2016, 02:23 PM   #15
Senior Member
 
Grumpy's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2011
Location: Where ever the boss says we're going.
Posts: 5,041
Rubber gloves from Menard's/Home Depot/Lowes, disposables and hand sanitizer. I mounted a soap dispenser in the utility compartment and filled it with sanitizer.
__________________
DISNEY LOVERS
PINNACLE 2015 38FLSA. aka: "Roam Sweet Home"
Grumpy is online now  
Old 02-01-2016, 03:23 PM   #16
Senior Member
 
Edd505's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2015
Location: Elephant Butte, NM
Posts: 1,190
Quote:
Originally Posted by Camper_bob View Post
+1 on this. I've rarely been messy enough to get anything "questionable" on my hands, and I wash thoroughly after. I keep soap in the compartment with my hoses and use the outside shower to wash up.

But I still keep a box of Nitrile gloves in my storage compartment with my tools for various purposes.
What Bob said
__________________
2017 Durango G353KRT 2006 F350SD 6.0 LB Crew
2000 F250SD SRW 7.3 LB Extended Cab Air Bags
2014 Eagle 30.5BHLT (sold)
2007 Layton 245LF (sold)

Learn from others mistakes, you'll never live long enough to make them all yourself. Eleanor Roosevelt
Edd505 is offline  
Old 02-01-2016, 03:56 PM   #17
Site Team
 
norty1's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2011
Location: Charleston, SC
Posts: 12,047
....And don't bite your nails!
__________________
Moderator
2011 351RLTS Eagle, Mor/Ryde suspension & pin box
06 F350 Lariat PSD, SRW, LB, CC, EGR delete kit, 16K DrawTite hitch, Timbrens, TST TPMS

Can't find what you're looking on JOF? Try:Jayco Owners Forum Custom Google Search
"It's easier to fool people than to convince them that they have been fooled." - Mark Twain
norty1 is offline  
Old 02-01-2016, 04:30 PM   #18
Senior Member
 
tularockstar's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2015
Location: Queen Creek
Posts: 347
I normally use a pair of flexible elbow-length rubber gloves from Harbor Freight, when I set up the sewer hose and when I first open the sewer drain cover. Never trust those gate valves are completely sealed! I've experienced residual before.

Quote:
Originally Posted by navymommy View Post
If this has been discussed ad nauseum, I apologize. I searched and couldn't find it. For the sewer hoses, etc, do you men use sturdy rubber gloves, throw away rubber gloves, leather, or what? If rubber, where do I get a pair large enough for my DH? I have my rubber gloves for when my turn rolls around, but Winco doesn't carry men's sizes in the kitchen section. (Shock!) What do you guys prefer?
__________________
U.S. Air Force (1979 to 1994)
2016 Jayco 29.5BHDS
2015 Ram 2500 (6.7L Cummins Diesel)
Queen Creek, Arizona
tularockstar is offline  
Old 02-01-2016, 04:33 PM   #19
bap
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Jun 2015
Location: Walpole
Posts: 218
Use disposable gloves that I buy at the local discount tool store. Usually they are nitrile gloves. They also work good working on greasy or oily things.
__________________
TV 2013 RAM 1500 4x4 Tradesman W/5.7L Hemi 6spd auto w/3.55 rears
TT 2009 Jayco Jayflight G2 29BHS
bap is offline  
Old 02-01-2016, 04:47 PM   #20
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Jul 2014
Location: Silver Spring, MD
Posts: 1,068
Quote:
Originally Posted by Dagwood View Post
You probably pick up more bacteria exchanging cash than you do dumping your own pooper. LOL
You are 100% right... but I can forget about the bacteria on the money, its VERY hard to forget what is involved with the black tank cleaning

I have a box of rubber gloves that I keep in my truck anyways. I always put on a rubber glove when I fuel up, I hate smelling like diesel all day if I can avoid it. Since I have those rubber gloves, I usually glove up when dumping my tanks.
__________________

spoon059 is offline  
Closed Thread

Tags
gloves, sewer

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


» Virginia State Campgrounds

Reviews provided by

Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v3.2.3

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 06:48 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Copyright 2002-2016 Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.