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post #23 of Old 01-22-2013
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Re: Do all Beneteaus have iron keels?

Welding cast iron is a skill that few have mastered - it is extremely difficult. A cast steel keel would be a different matter but they are rare. I've only seen them on fairly small boats and they were made from steel plate filled with ballast, not one piece castings.

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