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Re: Deck line rigging
By:Nick Schade
Date: 7/29/1998, 4:19 pm
In Response To: Deck line rigging (Alec)

If they are bolts, put a large SS washer under the deck (look for fender washers). The steel is strong enough, you just need to distribute the force.

> I am finishing my boat and am about to put the deck lines on
> the boat. I have already varnished the entire boat, hatches and all.
> I purchased some deck rigging eyelets from Great River Outfitters
> amd they came with stainless steel screws. The screws are about 1/2"
> long. Are these going to be sufficient for the boat? I don't want
> them to tear out. Any ideas or suggestion appreciated.

Messages In This Thread

Deck line rigging
Alec -- 7/28/1998, 9:22 pm
Re: Deck line rigging
Paul Stomski -- 7/30/1998, 8:11 pm
Re: Deck line rigging (link fixed)
Paul Stomski -- 7/30/1998, 8:14 pm
Re: Deck line rigging
Nick Schade -- 7/29/1998, 4:19 pm
Re: Deck line rigging
NPenney -- 7/29/1998, 10:11 am
Re: Deck line rigging
Mark Kanzler -- 7/30/1998, 12:57 am