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  1. Swing Keel / Flotation Block Questions

    Gear & Maintenance
    Just acquired a 1974 Macgregor Venture 21 about 2 weeks ago. Knew going in the craft needs a good bit of work, particularly below the waterline. Figured working my way through the issues will help me get to know the boat, its good and less good points and parts. Am figuring out what needs...
  2. Keel Locking Bolt Problem

    MacGregor
    I have a Venture 17, which is in pretty good shape, despite being a 1974 model. My wife and I have sailed it a few times, and it's pretty nice, with one exception - I can't quite get the swing keel to lock in place with the locking bolt. The keel winch, although rusted, works fine to lower the...
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