Re: Rudder Stuffing Box Packing Material

Germain Jean-Pierre

I tried some of these wrenches. The Amel works best

Jean-Pierre Germain, Eleuthera, SM007

On 17/04/2021, at 1:56 PM, eric freedman <kimberlite@...> wrote:

I found that those plumbers basin wrenches slip on the packing nut and distort it. They also do not keep their setting well for the size of the nut. They are also rather short to work under a moving ruder stock.

I would recommend either make a wrench or buy the one available from Amel.

Fair Winds


Kimberlite Amel Super Maramu #376


If you insist here is a similar wrench from Amazon for $14-




From: On Behalf Of Alan Leslie
Sent: Friday, April 16, 2021 7:14 PM
Subject: Re: [AmelYachtOwners] Rudder Stuffing Box Packing Material


I bought one of these from our local chandlery


Elyse SM437

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