Jib Furler

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Dan White
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Jib Furler

Postby Dan White » Wed Sep 28, 2011 7:22 pm

My jib furler is getting very difficult to use. (It is a Selden Furlex 3000). Thus, I plan to take it apart and lube everything. Unfortunately the website instructions are woefully incomplete.
Anybody have some good tips?
Any other ideas on why it gets hard to turn?

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Re: Jib Furler

Postby thinwater » Fri Sep 30, 2011 11:54 am

No idea. In my case, the plastic bearings had begun to fail.

I posted this on my Hood furler:
http://sail-delmarva.blogspot.com/2009/ ... ement.html
Maybe there is some information that will help.

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