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Re: Outboard Motor Lift Bracket: 1 Me : 0

Originally Posted by Alex W View Post
On the Garelick bracket on the Catalina 25 that I sail on you pull the handle towards the front of the motor, then lift, not the other way around.

It's non-intuitive and I have to show it to other crew on the boat multiple times before they get it.
Non-intuitive maybe but it makes more sense your way. Seems safer too in that you are always pulling everything towards the boat.
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