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Re: Columbia 26 MKII

That is super helpful!
I took her out sailing for the first time yesterday and discovered that since I moved the motor into the well 1) the motor performed much better than it did before. 2) it was a thousand times easier to use. 3) the tiller handle hits the top of the motor where the gas tank cap is.

So the solution seems to be either build a box over the motor and/or get a different tiller handle.
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Re: Columbia 26 MKII

The tiller pivots up and down, and sits on a machined rest. Perhaps you could just put something on that machined part so the tiller doesn't go all the way down, and misses the cap?

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