Time to replace the impeller on the other pump.
Having worked on its twin last Sunday, we thought that this one wouldn’t take so long. Not so. The old impeller was stuck…really stuck…on the shaft to the motor.
Maybe some heat will help?
The wood block method to knock it loose suggested by the manufacturer did not work. Or maybe we were just interpreting the vague instructions incorrectly?
Anyway…try again using old caulking tool?
It’s a relief to have both high volume pumps set up and working again:
Many, many thanks to Paul for his time!
One of our submersibles needs tending to. I guess I’ll tackle that myself next time.
Kagawa Maru chafing gear:
Long way from home:
The sign of things to come: