Need a strut

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Re: Need a strut

Postby EWRice » Thu Apr 05, 2018 10:25 pm

Leviathon wrote:Last Question - Looks like the hole coming into the boat for the shaft, don't know the technical term for it, is about 1 1/2 inches I.D. That does not leave a lot of room for a 1 1/4 shaft. Any issues running a larger shaft through there? Want to go from 1 to 1 1/4 to run a larger prop.


The rule of thumb for shaft log clearance is no less than 3/8" over the diameter, however, I believe the Marinettes use the same shaft log for 1" and 1.250" shafts.
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Re: Need a strut

Postby DWW » Sun Jun 17, 2018 10:15 pm

Does anyone know where I can buy new struts for a Marinette 32 Sedan

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Re: Need a strut

Postby Tuggle » Mon Jun 18, 2018 7:55 am

Mine came directly from Marinette, that was a good year and half ago. The father was handling all affairs at the time.
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Re: Need a strut

Postby bill » Tue Jun 19, 2018 11:59 am

BigM
Check the VENDORS list. :idea:
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Re: Need a strut

Postby DWW » Wed Jun 20, 2018 8:14 pm

Where can I find the vendor list, does John Althouse’s father still selling parts.how can I get in touch with them.

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Re: Need a strut

Postby jralbert » Wed Jun 20, 2018 9:02 pm

On the sign-in page for this forum, scroll down to the lower section and you'll see how the forum is organized. One of the section is for Vendors. Very helpful. It is not for asking general questions. Rather it's for posting a list of parts sources with whom you've had favorable dealings or a place to find hard to find parts
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Re: Need a strut

Postby Tuggle » Thu Jun 21, 2018 11:05 am

Yes John Althouse's father still sells parts, spoke with him this morning about rudders, rudders and struts are made to order. He said call him at 619-208-6458 and leave a message if he doesn't answer. Said son is doing better and attending therapy on a regular basis.
"Deplorable", 1975 32' Express, Twin 318's, Raw Water Cooled, Lake Lanier, Ga.


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