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Old 05-25-2013, 06:21 PM
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Originally Posted by VTJC View Post
The ‘cement’ is probably a zinc sacrificial anode on the rudder, to save the rest of the running gear. Looks like that poor boat slept in the salt water. Glad it’s getting a new life.
Yup- zinc anode for running in saltwater. I've seen a few of these over time. Gel looks pretty rough in the back. Hopefully with some wet sanding/polishing it will come back good. Brackets look like they might be too far gone though...
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