Re: Keel stepped, deck stepped, tabernacle?
Originally Posted by Cheechako
Seems to me an unstayed rig, whether deck
stepped or keel
stepped is fairly equally at risk from failure.
Hmmm... exactly how does a deck
stepped unstayed mast
stay up? I believe that all unstayed rigs are keel
stepped, and incorporate rather substantial reinforcement of both step and partners.
Jim and Ann
s/v Insatiable back in MBTBC marina, waiting for next eye jobs to be done