SailNet Community banner

skeg

  1. Flat bottom dinghy tracking problems

    Gear & Maintenance
    Hello all! First thread on the forum (although my first attempt didnt go through, I believe the mods accidentally deleted or didnt approve and failed to communicate). Anyways wanted to get some input on flat bottom dinks. I purchased a West Marine PRU-3 on sale for $700 and I have an 2012 3.5hp...
  2. Rust weeping from Skeg

    Gear & Maintenance
    Hi guys, I recently bought a sailboat and she's currently out of the water. I am in the research process on things I need to do prior to launching her. One thing I am wanting to do is adding an anode to the lower half of the skeg where the previous owner had said there is a stainless steel...
  3. Skeg-hung Rudder Question

    Gear & Maintenance
    I have a full skeg-hung rudder and recently I noticed a problem that dates back to 1982 when the boat was built. I pulled the rudder in 2008 and completely rebuilt it when I noticed a bit of water had penetrated where the fiberglass attaches to the rudder stock. I did the removal and reinstall...
  4. Skeg-hung Rudder Question

    Gear & Maintenance
    I have a full skeg-hung rudder and recently I noticed a problem that dates back to 1982 when the boat was built. I pulled the rudder in 2008 and completely rebuilt it when I noticed a bit of water had penetrated where the fiberglass attaches to the rudder stock. I did the removal and reinstall...
Top