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Re: What's your biggest bonehead move sailing?

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Originally Posted by SloopJonB View Post
Can you make a splash shield for the electrics? I'm thinking of something along the lines of the heat shielding in auto engine compartments - a bent piece of aluminium plate or similar.
I should think that using a non conductive plastic would be infinitely superior to any metal for this.

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