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Forum: Deck hardware: Rigging, Sails & Hoisting 06-08-2017, 18:51
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Posted By Jim Cate
Re: Dyneema alternative to steering wheel chain?

If you decide to go with any textile cable, and your aluminium sheaves are corroded, replacement is in order, for the corroded pits will not be nice to the cable. And if you are replacing the...
Forum: Deck hardware: Rigging, Sails & Hoisting 05-08-2017, 17:23
Replies: 23
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Posted By Jim Cate
Re: Dyneema alternative to steering wheel chain?

What marque is the steering? If Edson, I'd check with them. The chain itself is almost certainly a standard industrial chain, available from many sources. The connecting link between chain and wire...
Forum: Deck hardware: Rigging, Sails & Hoisting 05-08-2017, 16:09
Replies: 23
Views: 2,149
Posted By Jim Cate
Re: Dyneema alternative to steering wheel chain?

Neither funny nor helpful...

For the OP, I don't think so. Some folks have experimented with replacing the wire rope part of the steering cable with Dyneema, and with mixed results, but you really...
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