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Re: I think I have found what I want

Sorry Caleb.... should've checked to see if you were watching....

I'd add just that saildrives generally rely on a bladder seal where they penetrate the hull, Volvo, for example, recommends these be changed every 6-8 years, IIRC... something I'd be willing to bet rarely gets done.


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