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Engine installed

Engine installed

A Beta Marine 43, it's in place, but the fuel lines and coolant water pipes to the skin tank are not yet connected. The brass thing on the left is the stern greaser. Turned down after each day's boating, it forces waterproof grease into the stern gland through which the propshaft passes, lubricating it, and forcing any grit out of the gland.

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