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post #171 of Old 11-14-2013
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Re: Full Keel

When I was young I saw some smaller boats, mostly under 25' long, that did not have self draining cockpits. They had a vinyl or rubber coated cloth liner for the cockpit well and if you shipped water you just lifted it up by a handle to drain the water over the side.

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