SailNet Community - View Single Post - O'Day 30 Swing Keel Rigging
View Single Post
post #6 of Old 07-18-2013
jim4sailing
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Jul 2013
Location: Long Island
Posts: 1
Thanks: 1
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Rep Power: 0
 
Smile Re: O'Day 30 Swing Keel Rigging

Hello! This is my first post on sailnet so here I go? I have a 1980 Oday 30 win a CB. It too has the line over the cabin and a Kleet to tie off. It isn't very difficult to retract because as you have read it is a neutral balance. Maybe barnacles are the problem. The guy who dives on all the sailboats by me I. The Long Island Sound says that the barnacles can build up and almost make it impossible to retract. He said he manufactured a long angled rod to get up I side the keel and clear the unit. Good luck!
jim4sailing is offline  
Quote Share with Facebook
 
 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome