beefing up a mac26x

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kurz
Captain
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Sailboat: MacGregor 26M
Location: Zürich, Switzerland, Europe

Re: beefing up a mac26x

Post by kurz » Sun Nov 29, 2015 7:24 am

Ixneigh wrote: On the M the only major mod I would like to do is seal the hull to deck joint with fiberglass on the outside.
I feel it's the boats biggest weakness besides the rudder system.
I also do not trust to much to the :macm: rudder system.

BUT: We read never read here on the board of :macm: rudders break down events...

So maybe they are not as bad they look like?

RGF
Engineer
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Re: beefing up a mac26x

Post by RGF » Sun Nov 29, 2015 9:31 am

Here are pics of my mounting and use of stern mounted Mantus that whgoffrn asked for (forgive the green. It is cool enough here now for us to do our yearly cleanup) Hope the pics work.....
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