Author Topic: Keel Wedges  (Read 3024 times)

Brian Denney

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Keel Wedges
« on: August 31, 2016, 12:00:29 PM »
After "kissing" a large rock under sail with the keel, we have broken off the end (roughly bottom 2 inches) of one of the wedges that are attached to the top of the keel on each side directly under the keep cap. Does anyone know of a supplier / part number? Also what purpose do these wedges on each side of the keel serve? I assume they act as guides to ensure the keel is centered side to side when you get the end of the lowering process. Anything else?
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Keith Ziegler

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Re: Keel Wedges
« Reply #1 on: September 01, 2016, 01:48:24 PM »

I would check with the godfather of the class, Don Corey.

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