Originally Posted by sailingdog
There's got to be a good story attached to this...
I was getting acquainted with a 16 ft. daysailer I had bought. I was sailing it alone and flipped it. I learned that 1. It turns turtle; 2. The rudder latch is loose (rotated as the boat rotated); 3. The ziplock bag with my cell phone in it wasn't water tight; and 4. A new rudder will cost about half of what a decent used boat costs unless I build it myself.