Tabernacle...another new sailing term to remember. I can''t wait to use it when I have someone else on board. Yep, a pvc sleeve. I plan on building the tabernacle with a sleeve the same length and using bushings & close tolarence pins for the pivot & lock. Sniffed around the docks last year but couldn''t find any boats with such a device. Got nothing to loose I guess.
Thanks for the response-