Jorge Zlatar <jorge.zlatar@...>
I have replaced the propeller twice using only a snorkel, I tied myself close to the boat ,so i did not move away. I used the weight of the diving equipmet to keep myself steady and also had a plastic buked to leave all the bits and pieces at hand.
All the best
Currently at Marmaris,Turkey
From: Judy and Bill aboard SV BeBe <yahoogroups@...>
Sent: Thursday, June 7, 2012 7:36 AM
Subject: [Amel] Replacement of the Bow Thruster Nylon Hub and Propeller
Yesterday I did something stupid and lost the bow thruster propeller, or at least I think that's what happened when a line got entangled with the propeller.
My question is to someone who has had to replace a propeller while in the water:
Would you dive and do it assuming you have the dive equipment, or would you use the special tool, assuming this will be your first time with the special tool?
BeBe, SM2k, #387
Currently Fethiye, Turkey
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