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Date Posted: - Thursday - 05/28/20 - 7:45pm
Author: Caleb Bloxham
Subject: Gearbox replacement
In reply to: Caleb Bloxham 's message, "Gearbox replacement" on - Friday - 11/ 8/19 - 3:35pm

Well in the end we had the gearbox rebuilt for $4.5k NZD.

Getting the engine out wasn't too much hassle but getting it back in was.

In the end I rigged up a shackle that connected the mizzen and main halyards, then tied it back to the mizzen, used to lifting blocks off the shackle. Once the engine was lifted i had my mate on a big stick levering the engine backwards from the front end as I slowly lowered it onto the mounts.

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