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Old 05-27-2013
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Re: Steering Problem

Is there a rebuild kit? My Edson wheel got a lot smoother when I took apart the primary bearing (the one that the wheel attaches to) and cleaned and lubed it. Previously it felt like the brake was always on, now it provides quite good feedback and is a lot smoother.

Edson doesn't make lubing the bearing very easy. Next time I take it apart I might add some grease fittings to allow lubing without disassembly.
boats that I sail on regularly: Pearson 28-2, Rondar 505, Yankee 30, Blanchard Junior
Seattle, WA
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