Join Date: Mar 2000
Location: Mandeville, La
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On our C37 we have an arch off the stern which holds a 130watt panel and our radome on a forward and upward offset.The offset places the radome over the cockpit high enough to avoid radiating ourselves.The arch also serves as an outboard motor hoist with a block and tackle arrangement.The arch is made from marine grade aluminium tubing and weighs approx 50lbs without the solar panel or radome.
Dianne and Chuck Burke S/V NiftyNickers C37 #139
I've always said that I wouldn't mount an arch on my Crealock 37, but yours looks great. What I really like about it is that it looks like I can install my radar dome on it and still have room for a monitor self steering vane beneath the solar panels.
Looks like just what I need. I read that you had yous made at a VoTech school but wonder if you have any drawings or dimensions of it.
Crealock 37 #340