2226RE: [Holder12] Re: Rudder Operation
- Mar 24, 2009Felix,
> My rudder is so old, the smaller hardware has fallen out and theYou might consider filling the wallowed-out screw holes with epoxy and
> screw-holes are worn too wide to replace
re-drilling them for a proper fit.
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> From: Holder12@yahoogroups.com [mailto:Holder12@yahoogroups.com]On
> Behalf Of Felix Lawrence
> Sent: Tuesday, March 24, 2009 7:13 PM
> To: Holder12@yahoogroups.com
> Subject: Re: [Holder12] Re: Rudder Operation
> My rudder is so old, the smaller hardware has fallen out and the
> screw-holes are worn too wide to replace i. So I just use a
> nylon strap around the rudder to to hold it in the down position;
> "weather helm" is unbearable otherwise; when I approach the
> shore, I take the rudder off entirely.
> Let us know what your solution turns out to be.
> Fair winds.. F
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