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Old 10-03-2014, 04:57 PM   #1
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McMurry Windlass Oil

I just finished rebuilding my McMurray Windlass and have two questions...

(1) what type of oil should I use in the gearcase

(2) how full should it be filled

I don't have any info on this windlass nor could I find anything useful on a web search.


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Old 10-05-2014, 11:42 PM   #2
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McMurray Windlass info - Cruisers & Sailing Forums

Note: nmuir is also a member here. Maybe he can answer the oil questions.

I suspec the oil will be a 90W gear oil, maybe a 140W
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