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  1. Winch drum dont fit

    Gear & Maintenance
    I had to whack the drums with a soft hammer of 2 Barient 16s, which wouldn't turn when I bought the boat, to get them off for servicing. Cleaned old hard grease off, regreased drum interior, roller bearings, oiled pawls. One re-installed, no whacks needed, now works fine. The other needs whacks...
  2. Potbelly pirate

    Introduce Yourself
    Hello. Since we are new to this site, I thought it would be good to introduce ourselves and let you all know what we are up to. My wife and I are in our early sixties and have been married 24 years. We live in a coastal town in Southern California and love the ocean. We recently purchased a...
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