Re: Loose Nuts on Front of Stern Gland
Have you tried pinging the threads. Take a punch and a hammer and after the nuts are tightened put a dimple in the threads so that it is difficult for the nuts to back off. I have done this and it works well sometimes I need to use a file to help the nuts off.
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