This is a random picture of a boom bail: Bail, Vang, Boom
They are often used for the mast base of a boom vang as well as on the boom.
Your idea of using a dessicant for drying the repair area sounds fine. A heat gun might help speed up the process too.
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Last edited by CalebD; 11-27-2011 at 08:20 PM.