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Old 08-13-2011
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Nordica/Danica 16 mast

Hello all
i just purchased an 80s danica 16
Basically a full keel slightly longer BC made version on a Nordica with a taller cabin, and higher combings
i just did some repair work inside and got it all skookum
it seems the mast and boom were replaced at some point, though the sales are original (i believe)
I can't find specs for mast diameter and length anywhere, even on the nordica website
i'd really like to know the actual dimensions of a stock mast and boom to see if it the one i have is appropriate

Also The boom has rather mickey mouse end fitings on it right now and the mast bottom is just bare (No bottom!)
If there's any other Danica owners out there pictures of the mast step, gooseneck and mast and boom ends would be greatly appreciated, i have access to aluminum welding facilities so i'm going to make the proper mast and boom end fittings myself

Anyway let me know...these are cool salty little boats that seem really well made
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