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Old 12-04-2010, 14:13   #1
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Cradle Plans / Blueprints

I'm wondering if anyone knows of any plans/blueprints to build a steel sailboat cradle. Seeing my boat is 35ft I would imagine i would need a 6 post cradle.

I've searched but couldn't find any. I know Gord May is good at finding things like this.

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Old 12-04-2010, 15:32   #2
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Not blueprints, but:
JOWI Sailboat Cradles - All Steel
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Old 12-04-2010, 15:46   #3
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If you want I can go measure up mine. I have two boats, ones a 31ft full keel on a 4post cradle, the other is a 38ft fin keel on a 4 post cradle.

What sort of boat are you building it for? There are 165 boats at the club, perhaps your make is one of them. I can go measure that too if you like. Also how fast do you need the info?

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I'll bet he's enquiring for a Hughes 35.

I'd put the (4) support legs at or about the bulkhead locations.
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