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Chrcking Rudder

I heard a pounding from under the boat in the area of the rudder.
Hints please for checking movement that should not take place.
I have wheel steering & the quadrant etc looks OK.

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It would help if you said what kind of boat it was, since some boats have known issues with their rudders.

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Checking Rudder

Thanks Sailingdog for advice re posting

My boat is a 1977 Ranger 30

Any ideas if there is a Ranger forum with owners of R30 who may have had rudder problems?

Simon - 'Princesa'
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