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Old 11-05-2002
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Deck Stepped Mast

I am refitting an Irwin 28, and am about to bed the mast boot. There are only four quarter inch bolts, 1 3/4 inches long, holding the boot to the deck. Would it be wise to thru bolt the boot with longer bolts and a backing plate?
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