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Re: Chainplate fabrication

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Originally Posted by wsmurdoch View Post
For so meting as simple as the chainplates you should be able to judge the shop and the workers for yourself.
Yeah....thats what I thought when I took my forestay chain plate to Svendson's. A major boat yard in the SF Bay Area (not the Third world!) with a big machine shop. They couldn't even get the holes in the right place or re-assemble everything correctly. God knows if they used the right steel!
Stainless chain plate rusting

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