Re: [Amel Yacht Owners] Re: Manual mainsail furler


Patrick McAneny
 

Duane, I should have thought to look at the photo section, it answered my questions.
Thanks Much,
Pat SM#123


-----Original Message-----
From: sailor63109@... [amelyachtowners]
To: amelyachtowners
Sent: Tue, Dec 5, 2017 9:00 am
Subject: [Amel Yacht Owners] Re: Manual mainsail furler

 
If it is turning with difficulty, you likely have a rusted bearing, probably the top one.  I posted a series of photos on how to disassemble the manual furler.  Go to "Photos" and search for "Manual Furler Gearbox".  That should help you with the overhaul.  You will have to source new bearings and O-rings.

Duane
Wanderer, SM#477

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