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Old 28-04-2009, 04:28   #16
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Great Story. This needs a further detailed long post!

I replaced the rudder bearing and the problem was getting the old one off/out. In the end the mechanic at the yard did it with a torch. YIKES. It took heat to free it up. After that the new one went in pretty quick.

Mechanics know lots of neat tricks. Who woulda thought?

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Old 28-04-2009, 15:16   #17
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Hi Mitch, congrats on the new boat

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