Re: Worn Worm Gears in Furling Gearboxes


Alan Leslie
 

Bill,
'That gear you show is the spur gear. The worm gear is the one attached to the motor shaft. In my experience (as per your photo) it's the spur gear that wears not the worm.
Cheers
Alan
Elyse SM437 

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