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  1. Gear & Maintenance
    Title says it all. Somehow the Lewmar site and manuals and few minutes of googling and youtubing don't resolve this mystery. Only states that they have friction levers holding it opening up to 95 degrees. After that, what happens? Frictionless full rotation, or full stop and can't open past 95...
  2. Gear & Maintenance
    Hi friends, Bought a prev loved Niagara 31 this spring. Have had a lovely time so far, and also a healthy dose of failing gear. This week it's the windlass-a Lewmar Concept 1 sitting on a custom wood mount above the balsa core deck, feeding in 150' of rode/chain to a locker at the forepeak...
  3. Gear & Maintenance
    Our Valentine's Day shake out sail on our (new to us) Bristol 41.1 (1981) shook out a winch problem and question. The winch seems to go into freewheeling left and right -- neutral? -- and can't grind it with the winch handle. It's a Lewmar 55; someone said there's a neutral position, but this...
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