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post #9 of Old 11-15-2012
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Re: Retrofitting Tiller to Wheel Steering

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Originally Posted by SlowButSteady View Post
Don't do it. Don't do it. Don't do it!!!

Boats that size don't need a wheel.

(Someone had to say it)
Darn I hate the idea of agreeing with SlowButSteady but in this (rare?) instance, he's/she's absolutely correct. And wheels take up too much room in a cockpit and, its a PITA to fit an autopilot.

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