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by peaceandfreedom
Fri Sep 23, 2022 5:34 am
Forum: Engines and Mechanical Systems
Topic: Cutlass (Morse) Bearing Removal - F-33
Replies: 21
Views: 397

Re: Cutlass (Morse) Bearing Removal - F-33

My F33 CK. Arctic Tern will look similar.
by peaceandfreedom
Wed Sep 21, 2022 7:41 pm
Forum: Engines and Mechanical Systems
Topic: Cutlass (Morse) Bearing Removal - F-33
Replies: 21
Views: 397

Re: Cutlass (Morse) Bearing Removal - F-33

My F33 has two stainless set screws pressing on the cutlass bearing. Poke around next to the cutlass to see if can find them. I think your socked idea may work. I used a plug with a shoulder made to fit the ID of the stern tube and the ID of the cutlass, and a threaded rod. Outside of the boat I had...
by peaceandfreedom
Wed Sep 21, 2022 12:22 pm
Forum: Engines and Mechanical Systems
Topic: Cutlass (Morse) Bearing Removal - F-33
Replies: 21
Views: 397

Re: Cutlass (Morse) Bearing Removal - F-33

S/V Arctic Tern’s cutlass bearing is located in the stern tube. There is no strut to damage. Look for and back off any set screws before trying to remove the cutlass.

Happy sailing
Jim D
by peaceandfreedom
Sat Aug 20, 2022 6:01 am
Forum: Engines and Mechanical Systems
Topic: Freedom 32 Yanmar engine throttle and shift control
Replies: 3
Views: 186

Re: Freedom 32 Yanmar engine throttle and shift control

Can you post a picture of your throttle control? The setup on your 32 sounds different than the factory installation.
Happy sailing
Jim D
by peaceandfreedom
Sat Aug 20, 2022 5:56 am
Forum: Rigging and Sails
Topic: F25 Mast Dimensions
Replies: 2
Views: 100

Re: F25 Mast Dimensions

If I remember correctly the mast is 36ft long. I used to trailer mine twice a year, strapped on top if the bow pulpit and a 2x4 support at the stern.
Happy sailing
Jim D
by peaceandfreedom
Thu Jun 09, 2022 9:35 am
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: Major keel work - anyone have floor pics of 36/38?
Replies: 12
Views: 806

Re: Major keel work - anyone have floor pics of 36/38?

Looks the same as my F38.

happy sailing
Jim D.
by peaceandfreedom
Tue Jun 07, 2022 11:42 pm
Forum: Photographs and Drawings
Topic: Freedom 40 with innovative sails
Replies: 1
Views: 415

Re: Freedom 40 with innovative sails

PIANOCEAN PROJECT YouTube channel and Two videos of the Freedom 40 with piano in aft cabin and aft deck.

https://www.youtube.com/results?search_query=Pianocean

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dSSJNIunDfM
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ccXlWj7BF0c


Happy sailing
Jim D
by peaceandfreedom
Tue Jun 07, 2022 9:34 am
Forum: Engines and Mechanical Systems
Topic: How to fix? Emergency tiller doesn't fit rudderstock
Replies: 1
Views: 269

Re: How to fix? Emergency tiller doesn't fit rudderstock

Hello NE-Sail

Without pictures of both the emergency tiller, rudderstock and interference, it's hard to determine your best solution, but I would prefer to modify the tiller over the rudderstock.

Happy sailings on your new boat.

Jim D.
by peaceandfreedom
Mon May 09, 2022 7:51 am
Forum: Rigging and Sails
Topic: Weird Freedom
Replies: 8
Views: 884

Re: Weird Freedom

This boat was converted by the previous owner from a UK Freedom 35 Cat Ketch.

Happy sailing
Jim D
by peaceandfreedom
Thu May 05, 2022 12:12 pm
Forum: Rigging and Sails
Topic: Weird Freedom
Replies: 8
Views: 884

Re: Weird Freedom

Additional pictures can be found in the Yachtworld.com listing

https://www.yachtworld.com/yacht/1980-c ... 5-8238463/

Happy sailing.

Jim D.