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post #8 of Old 05-08-2010
Boasun
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Originally Posted by deniseO30 View Post
they were nesting my boom too while on the mooring, it was so bad that last winter we took the boom apart and got about 2 lbs of twigs and stuff out. Even the the outhaul wouldn't work! Pretty easy it was actually.. drilling out pop rivets pulling the ends off. Learned how there is a block in the boom to increase the pull on the outhaul. 3/16ths pop rivets put it all back like it was never apart.
Denise's Idea about cleaning out the boom is good also...

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