SailNet Community - View Single Post - Frozen rudder shaft Hinterhoeller 28
View Single Post
  #164  
Old 02-16-2013
rbyham's Avatar
rbyham rbyham is offline
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Dec 2012
Posts: 396
Thanks: 0
Thanked 8 Times in 7 Posts
Rep Power: 2
rbyham is on a distinguished road
Re: Frozen rudder shaft Hinterhoeller 28

I tend to agree with you Paul. I think cleaning all surfaces and re bedding would do the trick. Glassing would probably be overkill. I am thinking a stuffing box like Denise shows above to fit to top of tube. Would be a fairly easy refit. Someone asked about a backing plate on outside of hull to create sandwich of hull but there was nothing of that sort originally. Just the four bolts up through the hull with washers and nuts inside.
Reply With Quote Share with Facebook