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Old 17-08-2015, 12:45   #1
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Harken furling jib swivel

I have a Harken furling jib Unit 0. Over the winter the lower half of the swivel somehow rotated 180 degrees and I am unable to return it to it's proper position. i.e. the top half of the swivel faces aft but the lower half faces forward. Any suggestions on resolving this. Thank you.
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Old 17-08-2015, 13:27   #2
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Re: Harken furling jib swivel

The upper and lower sections of the swivel are on a common fitting which slides on the foil, while the upper/lower rotate independently. Bearing balls must be seized or damaged.
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