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Re: what do you keel bolts look like?

Originally Posted by smallboatlover View Post
i was just wondering what keel bolts with lot of use look like and what new keel bolts look like and keel bolts that are junk look like. just want to get a idea of what condition they are in. ill post a pic tomorrow of mine.
New look like the left pic, junk look like the right pic. If you have an iron keel you can replace them like these pics. Lead keel, not so much.
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File Type: jpg 63. New keel hardware #3.jpg (36.3 KB, 60 views)
File Type: jpg 58. This actually held the keel on!.jpg (53.8 KB, 54 views)
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