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Destroyer wheel?

On some boat ads I notice that the boat has a "destroyer wheel". Does anyone one know what this means?

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No, unless the boat was prevously owned by George Thorogood?
I'm still struggling with the translation (or actually the possible permutations)

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AFAIK it's just referring to the standard SS spoked wheel that nearly everyone has, as opposed to the old traditional wood spoked wheels.
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"George Thorogood" , hey thats pretty good never thought of that.
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