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  1. MarineCityBrian

    Factory Document Harken Mk I, Unit 1 &1.5 Furling System Installation Manual 2020-02-16

    Unsure if standard equipment, but a common upgrade for 80s and 90s Sailboats. Mk 1 was the original offering from Harken. The earliest versions used roll pins to fasten the foils to each foil connector. These early versions are difficult to service and frequently destroyed when removed. This...
  2. jacksonkev

    E30+ mainsheet system upgrade...

    Hello All, I'm thinking about buying a new mainsheet system for my Ericson 30+. The old (possibly original) mainsheet system is an old, pretty beat up Schaefer fiddle block with becket and cam with (2) single blocks on the boom. The (2) bails are about 3'-4' forward of the the end boom. In...
  3. footrope

    E38 Traveler Replacement - Harken

    Ending my hijack of Mr. Bugner's Sea Hood thread I've put in about 6 hours of work trying to remove the 20+ screws in the old Schaefer traveler. I have just one more screw left in the starboard side of the seahood before I can remove the track and channel. That one is a bugger because the RT...
  4. jmcpeak

    Harken 1556

    Updating my mainsheet to 6:1 purchase. Got a Harken 1546 Triple Block from http://www.secondwave.cc/Products/Sailing/blocks.html. Now looking for a Harken 1556 (3 in. Midrange Triple Block w/Hexaratchet and Cam) If anyone has one for sale or knows of a good consignment shop let me know.
  5. R

    E27 main sheet question

    Greetings .... this is my first post .... please be gentle .... Bought a '76 E27 last weekend in Newport, OR ..... it has the split cockpit (but the wheel has been removed) with the main traveler mounted on the cockpit divider. So the block will be at the end of the boom. One of the many...
  6. F

    E-34 Harken roller furling foil

    Well it finally happened this weekend. As I lowered my jib it hung-up a few feet from the top and I noticed the twin groove aluminum foil had seperated and would not allow the jib to lower. This foil has been beat up over the years and it's now time to replace it. Got a couple questions for the...
  7. J

    Attaching Harken mastbase block

    Can someone tell me the best procedure for installing a harken mastbase block to my E27. I am routing the main halyard to the cockpit and require the block to complete the project. The part number is 1986 and can be found on the link to West Marine site below. I assume the proper procedure is...
  8. Jeff Asbury

    Harken Block Repair?

    Harken Block Repair? My Main Sheet Fiddle Block with Becket & Cam has a broken sheaves. See the pic, it's the upper sheaves. I have had a couple Guy's down at my dock tell me it would be cheaper to buy a new one that try to repair it. Well the new ones at this size are about $225. The...
  9. L

    Harken furler for sale

    Hello everyone. I have a complete lower section of a Harken MkIII Furler, unit O, 3/8" pin for sale. The unit is brand new, never used. It is, I think, 3 or 4 years old. Missing are the foil sections and the upper halyard swivel. The drum,toggle,lower extension with feeder slot are...
  10. G

    Harken roller on eBay.

    All, For those of you looking for one, there's a Harken Mark II drum assembly and top bearing only currently on eBay. If you can locate the foils and connectors, this might be an affordable way of getting roller furling on your boat. Here's the listing: 120238212272 Later, Glyn Judson, E31...
  11. S

    Harken Traveler System For Sale

    All: Midrange captive ball traveler system. Includes traveler car, end controls and brand new hi-beam track (48" model#1618). Includes end caps and all mounting hardware. I bought this for installation on my E32 but didn't install it. I have put it up on ebay in the 'sailing hardware & gear'...
  12. G

    Harken Battcar System, wow!!

    All, A funny thing happened the other day when Marilyn first hoisted our new main sail that had been fitted with a Harken AA Battcar System. Expecting the old friction load, she heaved into the halyard led aft to the cockpit only to fall off balance and end up sitting on the port lazarette due...
  13. jmoses

    Winches 4 Sale- Harken, Andersen and Barlow

    Fellow Vikings, I have four pairs of winches and one anchor for sale (all locted in San Francisco): 1. Pair of Harken 44 ST chromed bronze (brand new still in box) - $2,000 OBO 2. Pair of Harken 40 ST chromed bronze (brand new still in box) - $1,500 OBO 3. Pair of Andersen 40 ST...
  14. F

    Maintaining Harken Furler

    The boat we bought recently has a Harken furler (Model/Mark II), which works well. The manual mentions taking the drum apart annually or so to rinse the bearings and apply something like McLube dry lubrication, and to similarly rinse/lubricate the top at the masthead. I want to keep it in good...
  15. wurzner

    Ericson 30 Mast and Harken Furler in MA - $850

    Here is an add I saw. Don't knot anything about it or the person, just posting it for the group. shaun ---------------------------------------------------------------- FOR SALE: 33' Mast & furler located at MA, Art Olive. Work phone: 508 3623 464 Home phone: 508 362 3464...
  16. J

    Harken Roller Furling help

    I am in the process of trying to dissassemble the forestay to remove the halyard swivel so I can a. file out whatever is binding or b. send it off to the factory for same. Anyone done this before? Tricks? Advice? Thanks, Joe:esad:
  17. T

    Luff Groove size for Harken Furler E 38-200

    Anyone know the size of the luff groove on one of these? I am at work doing what I do best, cruising the internet looking at boat related stuff and I dont know the size. Guess I'll look at harken's site. I am looking at some used sails at www.baconsails.com and wonder if they will fit in my luff...
  18. footrope

    Harken Sale at Fisheries - Seattle

    Fyi - I just purchased a painful amount (in dollars per item) of Harken gear at Fisheries Supply in Seattle this afternoon. When I got there I discovered that until the end of June they are running a sale on Harken gear. 10% off on blocks and like items. 15% off on winches. Fisheries is...
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