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Old 31-01-2011, 10:05   #1
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O'day 28 Chain Plates ?

Recently purchased a 1984 O'day 28. The upper chain plate is actually a system (Navtec I think) that attaches through a rod to the structural pan of the boat. The forward lower shrouds don't seem to attach to anything but the deck. Is this correct. There are no chain plates that I can find.
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"chain plate" is often used generically for whatever your shrouds attach to... So you do have chain plates... but one is the 'system' you described, and the other is basically a backing plate for the deck attachment.

so yeah, you are correct.
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