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Old 16-01-2014, 13:01   #1
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TOCK Rudder Packing

Does anybody know the specified size for the flax packing for the rudder post? I am trying to find out prior to hauling and taking the old packing out.
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Re: TOCK Rudder Packing

Kind of hard for anybody to answer that when you don't tell us what make/model the boat is, much less the rudder post size.
Unless TOCK is a specific boat?
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Old 18-01-2014, 11:32   #3
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Re: TOCK Rudder Packing

No way to tell man... Unless you give us a boat to help you research....

Barring that... measure your shaft and housing.... Buy 3-4 sizes that seem reasonable, and return the rest... Don't know your finances, but most likely would not have to take out a loan....
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Re: TOCK Rudder Packing

TOCK = Tartan Offshore Cruising Ketch, 42 (ish) feet.

Can't help you with packing size though.
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Thats easy it's one up from tick.
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Thats easy it's one up from tick.
That's a shame.... As I could tell you everything you would want to know about dickery dock....
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Re: TOCK Rudder Packing

Call Art Averill at Tartan Yachts. He's a fantastic resource for questions relating to the older Tartan models.
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TOCK = Tartan Offshore Cruising Ketch, 42 (ish) feet.

Can't help you with packing size though.
I guess we should all be grateful that the op's boat wasn't made by Catalina.
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