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Old 25-07-2010, 19:27   #16
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How to replace missing sail slug track

Try buying a small section of mast from
Dwyer Aluminum Mast Company- Manufacturers of Quality Sailboat Masts, Booms, Hardware and Rigging Since 1963.

Use a jigsaw to cut away the track section and pop-rivet or screw it the mast.

Send to section to me if you want to buy a Snap-Gate fitted to it.

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Old 26-07-2010, 15:51   #17
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I had a look at Dwyers page, none of the sections there match mine. My mast is a basic oval with a flat backside and the slide track is extruded on the external surface. But you've given me an idea and I know who built the mast in the first place so I'll give him a call.


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Old 26-07-2010, 17:38   #18
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That really is a slick mast gate. Hats off to the inventor!

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