Oh yeah, that emergency tiller will be buried, yet always waiting to wreak havoc when moved. After countless nicks and bangs from that thing, I finally mounted it on the wall of the lazarette this past winter. Easy to get at when needed, but no longer threatening to crack a thru hull when heeled.
2000 Beneteau 331
Northern Chesapeake Bay
Ambition is a poor excuse for not having enough sense to be lazy ~ Steven Wright