Specializing in vintage Sunfish sailboats. Alcort Catfish and Standard Sailfish, Drascombe Dabber and Lugger, Penobscot 14, Sorg 15, ODay Daysailer II, Grumman 17.
Tuesday, July 23, 2019
Alcort 1953-1971 Rudder Releasing Mechanism Tips
22 Jul 19:
Folks have problems with the old style rudder releasing mechanism, usually due to worn parts or loose installation. There was also a retrofit to put a nylon tube around the carriage bolt on the fiberglass boats to limit movement.