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Old 01-11-2017, 12:22 AM   #2
Peter B
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A question. Can I simply wrap the packing around the rudder shaft in a continuous spiral? Or is best practice to have separate rings with 45 chamfer at the ends, and offset the end joins of each ring?
That is said to be the best way Brian. How critical it is - who knows, but as all the experts say do it that way, and it is not hard to do, why not play safe..?
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