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Re: Rudder damage - urgent advice needed

Originally Posted by GaryHLucas View Post
I would be willing to bet that all rudders with a bronze, stainless, aluminum, carbon, you name it shaft have water in them. I don't believe it is possible without extreme cost to keep it from happening.
Owning both houses and boats in a rain forest I am confident in saying that over time you can never entirely keep water out - of anything. You can only trap it in.
I, myself, personally intend to continue being outspoken and opinionated, intolerant of all fanatics, fools and ignoramuses, deeply suspicious of all those who have "found the answer" and on my bad days, downright rude.
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