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Re: FlexoFold Prop - Noise

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Originally Posted by tdw View Post
I do wonder about the stern gland though. --- Memory fails me but it is dripless and I don't recall seeing any form of grease nipple. ---
Some types of dripless seals require "burping" when first launched to fill the bellows with water. Even if yours is one of those not sure why that would produce noise only in reverse.

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