SailNet Community - View Single Post - Chain Plate Replacement
View Single Post
Old 04-30-2005
jsutor jsutor is offline
Junior Member
Join Date: Jan 2001
Posts: 12
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Rep Power: 0
jsutor is on a distinguished road
Chain Plate Replacement

Upon inspection of the rig on my Morgan OI33 4 of the 7 chain plates are cracked, my initial response is to replace all (I have just about recovered from a quote received) and not weld the cracks. They are constructed of 1 ½” X ¼” SS flat bar and I am considering making them from heavier material. Any comments on materials and the sizing?
Reply With Quote Share with Facebook