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Re: Something to hold tiller in place

I have used the Davis, and it's alright. I'm currently using the Wave Front Tiller Clutch (as mentioned by a previous poster) on my Precision 23. The tiller clutch is vastly superior to the Davis. It sets instantly and releases instantly. Very easy. It's really one of those devices that's so good, you wonder how you got along without it.
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Re: Something to hold tiller in place

One more vote for the wavefront tiller clutch. When using the tiller extension you can clutch and clutch with your toes as well.

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Re: Something to hold tiller in place

A bungee chord wrapped around the tiller and hooked port and stb will work.
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Re: Something to hold tiller in place

I vote for the wavefront tiller clutch as well.

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Re: Something to hold tiller in place

I've unfortunately not seen it available here in the UK (or should I say luckily, otherwise I would have another job to do on my wish list): I quite like the idea of the Forespar extendable tiller extension that can be locked in the cockpit coaming with its proprietary tiller lock.



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Re: Something to hold tiller in place

An icicle hitch tied to the tiller, then looped around a deck cleat makes it easy to control the rudder from anywhere on the boat. I've actually gone below and made a sandwich all the while staying in course by just pulling and giving in the line.


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