Re: Needed, Cal 29 prop and strut
Originally Posted by Steve_e
I recently purchased a Cal 29
but the strut and prop were totally corroded, does anyone know of a possible source for these items, the vessel is a 1970
Obtaining a fixed Prop is easy although, if I were you, I'd go with a Flex-O-Fold. We sailed a Cal
2-29 for 20+ years and the folding Prop really makes a difference. The Strut may be a bit more complicated. The acknowledged expert on Cal's was (click on) Seal's Spars and Rigging
. Steve Seal (if he has not gone to Fiddler's Green) was a technician at Jensen Marine
of the Cal's, and an expert on the smaller (20-30') boats. On a worst case basis, you can have a strut made up.
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