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post #140 of Old 10-15-2011
TakeFive
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Originally Posted by mitiempo View Post
The lower gudgeon is below the waterline on many boats - mine included.
I was just joking, but thanks for your comment. Although both of my gudgeons are above the waterline at rest, a full cockpit in following seas may cause the lower gudgeon to be submerged, or at least deluged by waves. In light of this, I'll go with a curing sealant instead.

Rick S., Swarthmore, PA
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