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Old 03-08-2004
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GATE VALVE

I want to replace a gate valve that leads to a through hull on my boat, and I am wondering about the nature of the work. Since the valve has been in place some time, it may be difficult to remove. Is there some chance that I might damage the through hull? Are there any suggestions about loosening the valve before trying to remove it? Any secrets out there that might make this less painful?
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