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Old 12-14-2011
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Originally Posted by jameswilson29 View Post
So after the split coupling is fitted and faced to the shaft, it can be split and re-attached without more fitting and facing?

Yes so long as it is new you're fine. If it gets a few years old and rusty, and you remove it, you'd be best to drop it at a machine or prop shop to have it re-checked. Most will check the fit and face for just a few bucks.
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