Re: [Amel Yacht Owners] SM Mizzen Furling System Gearbox Overhaul

Alexandre Uster von Baar

Wonderful illustration by Gary Silver !!!


On Sun, 12/23/18, Porter McRoberts [amelyachtowners] <> wrote:

Subject: Re: [Amel Yacht Owners] SM Mizzen Furling System Gearbox Overhaul
Date: Sunday, December 23, 2018, 10:33 AM


Hopefully I will never need what you have
just provided – but that is a wonderful Christmas

Thank you very

Porter McRoberts

54-152 Ibis

Excuse the
errors.  Sent from my IPhone
On Dec 23, 2018, at 8:08 AM, amelliahona <>


Hello and Merry Christmas to
Some time ago I promised to
write up and share my experience overhauling the mizzen
furling gearbox/cranking mechanism on the Super Maramu 2000.
 I found the file with the included pictures too large to
upload to this site.  Efforts to trim the picture sizes (at
least with my limited computer savvy) didn't help and so
this is an attempt to make that information available to the
group.  I have posted the file in my DropBox account and
here is a link to access it.

It is a
Word Doc file so let me know if that doesn't work and I
will post it as a PDF. 
I am
new to DropBox so let me know if this doesn't share
Bottom line is
that I can see few scenarios where the mizzen furling
"gearbox" needs to be disassembled.  The gears
can be lubed via other methods than disassembly, as depicted
in the document. 
All the
best,  Gary S. Silvers/v Liahona Amel
Super Maramu 2000  Hull # 335Lying Puerto Del Rey,
Puerto Rico

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