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post #7 of Old 05-06-2011
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That's a good point about the handles. Tightening them was the first thing I tried and didn't think to mention it.

There were no caps on mine. They must've been removed by a previous owner.

As for long term effects of the vaseline, I did mine in '08 and the seals are still soft.

Now if I could find replacement screens that work well...

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The sail, the play of its pulse so like our own lives: so thin and yet so full of life, so noiseless when it labors hardest, so noisy and impatient when least effective." - Henry David Thoreau
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