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Old 01-03-2019, 10:19 AM   #41
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That's great. Thanks for the clarity.
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Old 01-08-2019, 01:09 AM   #42
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I’ve seen shafts just ruined in the stuffing box from sitting in salt water for extended periods.
Your raw water bearing/stuffing coolant system loves a fresh water flush as does the rest of the raw water system, I run fresh water through after every trip.
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