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PostPosted: Mon Jan 23, 2017 2:50 pm 
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I have a mirage drive 180 and have already bent (slightly) the mast. Can someone walk me through removing the fin and removing the mast.


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PostPosted: Mon Jan 23, 2017 3:41 pm 
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Here's a video for working on the 180:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=u2BwZLCNV5o&feature=youtu.be&ab_channel=HobieCatCompany

And here's how to remove the boom:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IGahQM_TDzA&feature=youtu.be&ab_channel=HobieCatCompany

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PostPosted: Mon Jan 23, 2017 3:45 pm 
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Detach the aft adjuster. Remove the fin. Clamp the mast in a vise and use the drive to leverage the mast straight.

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PostPosted: Mon Jan 23, 2017 6:45 pm 
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Thanks Matt. Everything worked just like I knew what I was doing.


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PostPosted: Tue Jan 24, 2017 5:52 am 
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Thanks Matt. The videos were the kind of information I needed. The mast is straightened.


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