Re: Mainsail furler - manual crank problem


Alan Leslie
 

Hi Duane,

I had this issue a couple of years ago. I replaced the manual gearbox .... at great expense from Amel !

The upper bearing on the main gearbox is a trap for salt water. I regularly wash it out with fresh water and spray lanolin grease on it to try to prevent the corrosion caused by the build up of salt water.

Cheers
Alan
Elyse SM437

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