Originally Posted by superiorvoyager
Unfortunately the pipe is already right up to the Winch which is positioned just under the Companionway door. How much difference does having the 800lb centerboard down actually make? Same weight just spreads it down an extra 3'. I have also stuffed plastic bags in but never been happy with that.
Uh, that's kind of like having your 4-200lb buddies sit on the rail instead of in the cockpit! It would make a little difference.