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    Stern tube hose

    That's what I did - found online a Buck Aglonquin stern tube hose 1/2 longer than the original . Thanks for the reply
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    Stern tube hose

    Thank you for all your reply's. I just ordered a new Buck Algonquin stern tube hose 1/2 " longer than the original hose. It's not much longer ,but the wear isn't that bad. Thanks again for your time and help
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    Stern tube hose

    Hi all - I'm in the process of replacing my stern tube hose on my 84 O Day 26.After removing the coupler and the stuffing box assembly, I noticed a slight wear on the shaft .I was thinking if I replaced the 4" long hose with say a 5" long piece that would move the packing nut to new area of...
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    Stern Tube Hose

    Justin NSA Thanks for sending the article . Actually I have read it before and I was going to look it up to refresh my memory .Now You've done that for me and now I have the Info in one convenient forum . Thanks again
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    Stern Tube Hose

    The Great Videos were great!!!! The one taking the coupler off the shaft was exactly what I needed to see. I just have a couple questions-The jig you made looks pretty hefty ,maybe 3/4 inch ? All I have laying around the garage is 1/2 plate ,do you think that 1/2"would have pulled your coupler...
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    Stern Tube Hose

    Thanks for the quick reply guys. I was actually going to craw in the boat and measure . I really didn't want to break the seals on the hose until I was sure I was able to pull the shaft (1'' ) .Thanks again
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    Stern Tube Hose

    I have a 1984 O Day 26 with a diesel engine. while sailing this summer I noticed my stern tube hose looking like a pot belly pig.I think it's original. Needless to say, changing it out will be one of my spring projects. My question is -does anybody happen to know, off hand the out side...
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    Gland packing size

    Thanks Claude , i'll be measuring my railing tomorrow. Your stuffing box look like what I have. I think 3/16 is the way to go
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    Gland packing size

    Thanks Greg- My O day 26 has a 1'' shaft . So that's what I'll start with and have 1/4'' on hand just in case Thanks again Alvy
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    Gland packing size

    Thanks Stu
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    Gland packing size

    I pulled out all the shaft packing on my O day 26 . tried to measure the size of it with my mic but got various readings. My question is does anybody know the correct size? 3/16 , 1/4 inch