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Old 21-11-2015, 17:18   #16
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Re: Shaft log to stuffing box

Spent 8 bucks on O rings, 20 bucks on stainless bolts and a few bucks on packing.

The wife and I took 2 days to put everything back together, in the right order, and had her launched.

I now can run her up to 9 knots, without the stuffing box hatch ( Stateroom floor ) rattling in place.

It's something how a vibration can slowly sneak up on you and see the difference when it's gone.

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Old 22-11-2015, 01:05   #17
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Re: Shaft log to stuffing box

Glad to hear you solved it.

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