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Re: Chainplate fabrication

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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