Check For Correct Winch Pawl Springs

We have to check everything on a new-to-us boat.

The top spring is for Lewmar, the bottom for Harken. All of our Harken winches had a mix of both. Trust no one, least of all boatyards who will often use whatever is to hand.

Would the wrong spring cause the winch to slip? Probably not, but this is important stuff and should be done right.

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