Originally Posted by sded
Use ss rivets or machine screws to be safe. .
OK I put in machine screws. No nuts on them obviously as I can't get inside the boom. I didnt want self tapping screws because of the chafe of reefing lines inside.
They certainly look the part.
Thnka for the ideas.
I'll get some SS rivets in case theres trouble. 2,700 miles downwind will be a little testing for them.
Beats the crap out of 1,000nm wind
on the snoz in the Red Sea.