Re: [Amel Yacht Owners] What's locking the furlers

Richard03801 <richard03801@...>

It's the nature of a worm gear set. Un driven they lock. 

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On May 23, 2016, at 15:25, Kent Robertson karkauai@... [amelyachtowners] <amelyachtowners@...> wrote:


I assumed that the gear ratio is so high that it doesn't take much
friction to keep it from turning?  But that's just my guess.

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