SailNet Community - View Single Post - Replacing bulkhead bolted chainplates with deck bolted with a wire strut
View Single Post
  #26  
Old 07-04-2010
mitiempo's Avatar
mitiempo mitiempo is offline
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Sep 2008
Location: Victoria B.C. Canada
Posts: 7,152
Thanks: 0
Thanked 71 Times in 62 Posts
Rep Power: 8
mitiempo will become famous soon enough mitiempo will become famous soon enough
That should work. You could also add a doubler on the other side of the bulkhead, epoxied to the bulkhead for added strength. It will have to be on the other side as if in the main cabin it would cause the chainplate to be moved aft by its thickness.
__________________
Brian
Living aboard in Victoria Harbour
Reply With Quote Share with Facebook