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Cool muir manual

i know some one can help me simply. my manual muir 1200 wont let go of my chain when i bring it in . i use 5/16 3b chain . do i need a chain stripper. thanks howard. boat is a 37 pcs 1991.

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i know some one can help me simply. my manual muir 1200 wont let go of my chain . i use 5/16 3b chain . do i need a chain stripper. thanks howard. boat is a 37 pcs 1991.
I'd like an answer to this too! I have a Muir Hercules manual windlass. I can take the chain in... but the chain won't go out. What's a chain stripper?

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See this link to download a PDF manual.

http://www.muir.com.au/shop/manuals/VMC%20500.pdf.

On our Muir electric, I use a handle to rotate the top squared socket counter clockwise to unlock the clutch to let the chain free fall.

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i am having problems with the chain when i bring it in it will not fall it to the chain locker ,i know they make a chain stripper for this. it goes out ok when i release the brake. thanks blueharp
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That is odd. I would think that the weight of the chain because of the distance of the fall would provide enough pull.
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