Join Date: Nov 2008
Location: West coast lower mainland British Columbia, Canada
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Re: swing keel problem
Attached is a picture of my keel measurements before my repairs, then during the repairs a steel bottom was installed. The cable fitting came off last weekend & I had to go thru the effort of keel removal again! What a PITA ! Where the keel strikes the forward part of the keel slot on the hull I mounted a 3/8 thick piece of nylon as the wood I used last time got gouged. The cable was otherwise in perfect shape.
Last edited by windyway; 06-01-2012 at 11:38 PM.