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post #20 of Old 08-22-2012
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Re: Dripless Shaft Seal versus Stuffing Box

Interesting article Casey. He makes some good observations about what can go wrong and that maintenance is required. Bottom line: the author has a dripless shaft seal on his boat.
I put a shaft zinc on forward of the stainless ring on the seal instead of a hose clamp.

SV Laurie Anne

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