What is the issue?Winches maintenance is infrequent but a large and time consuming task when it comes around. Once their finish has degraded it is very expensive to recoat.
Why address this?Reducing the environmental wear and extend time in-between services will save time and money.
How to address this?Make a set of winch hoods and place them over each winch when not they are not in service.
With thanks to:Michael Harpur, Yacht Obsession.
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