SailNet Community - View Single Post - Stuffing box leak
View Single Post
post #2 of Old 05-06-2012
Junior Member
TRMN8R's Avatar
Join Date: Jun 2008
Location: Colden, NY
Posts: 14
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Rep Power: 0
Re: Stuffing box leak

Should be an adjustable nut on the threaded sleeve? If so, turn it down maybe a quarter or half turn and observe drip rate. Also, have you had the packing gland replaced recently?

Ericson 27
Buffalo NY
TRMN8R is offline  
Quote Share with Facebook
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome