SailNet Community - View Single Post - Stuck Outhaul on boom.
View Single Post
  #4  
Old 07-16-2008
Classic30's Avatar
Classic30 Classic30 is offline
Once known as Hartley18
 
Join Date: Aug 2007
Location: Melbourne, Australia
Posts: 4,618
Thanks: 38
Thanked 55 Times in 55 Posts
Rep Power: 9
Classic30 will become famous soon enough Classic30 will become famous soon enough
Quote:
Originally Posted by sailingdog View Post
Try heating it up. Try boiling water first... the thermal expansion may help break the corrosion bonding.
WARNING: Take the boom OFF THE BOAT before you try this!!
__________________
-
"Honestly, I don't know why seamen persist in getting wrecked in some of the outlandish places they do, when they can do it in a nice place like Fiji." -- John Caldwell, "Desperate Voyage"
Reply With Quote Share with Facebook