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Re: Cutless Bearing Sledge Hammer Installation

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Originally Posted by nramsey View Post
So I came back to the boat yard to find the technician pounding in my new cutless bearing with a sledge hammer on the bare face of the bearing.
"technician" ?

The lesson from the Icarus story is not about human failing.
It is a lesson about the limitations of wax as an adhesive.
If you have an engineering problem solve it.
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