Originally Posted by delite
Tiller handle on our Catalina 27 is about 36-40 inches. I imagine this one is so long because the PO did a lot of singlehanded sailing and wanted the protection of being further forward perhaps behind a dodger.
pretty sure the tiller is the stock length but, i also imagine that is the reason it was designed with such a long tiller. 36-40" would be much better.
by the way, no dodger possible with the pop top on this cal, i think. at least, i don't see a practical way that would work.