Friday, 18 June 2010

Rudder mystery!

While the boat was out of the water we took the opportunity to have a close look around her nether regions. We have a ‘fin’ welded along our rudder, which some of the boats on the hard standing didn’t have. Here is our rudder-

IMG_0008 Rudder and prop 18X12 IMG_0013 land srorage 20X14 prop 

This is the rudder of an older boat, I found it fascinating to see all the various different designs while mooching about. So, which is the best design of rudder ,and propeller arrangement then?

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