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Re: Is external rudder a good idea?

Originally Posted by deniseO30 View Post
The largest problem I see is not about the use of it on the boat.. it's, well it just seems like way too many people buy boats with the rudder missing! Every week it seems there's a "looking for rudder for a -----name of boat here----
Ok, I had never thought of that! Do they get stolen?

The mounts seem to be very sturdy and oversized.
I sail in Denmark, where the furthest away you can get from shore at any point is 12 nm so definately coastal use.

Any other downsides? Otherwise I still like it.
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