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S&S Swan General - 411 Rudder Packing
13 February 2020 - 16:27
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Join Date: 12 February 2020
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411 Rudder Packing

Dear All

My boat is presently out of the water for annual maintenance and I wish to repack the rudder stuffing box (preventative rather than a problem). Does anyone have a detailed drawing of how the stuffing box is configured. What is inside the top round threaded nut.

It would appear as if I may have to take of the quadrant to be able to undo the top threaded nut with the "C" spanner. Is this correct?

Does anyone have the dimensions and specification of the packing.

Any advise would be welcome.

Thank you

Regards

Paul Worthington

13 February 2020 - 18:13
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Join Date: 02 January 2008
Posts: 1375

Dear Paul

Here a useful thread     

https://www.classicswan.org/forum/post_thread.php?thread=471

Your packing size is 14 mm

Kind regards

Lars

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