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post #4 of Old 09-03-2010
donlofland
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Another thought-on my Catalina 27, putting the tiller "hard over" puts the rudder at a 90 degree angle to the centerline of the boat, so no steering happens-the rudder effectively becomes a brake.

If this might be the case with your boat, you might try putting the tiller, say, 45 degrees over...
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