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Mast Track Hardware on 1981 Hunter 33

Discussion in 'The Cherubini Hunters' started by scruffy95, Apr 15, 2018. Add this thread to a FAQ

  1. scruffy95

    scruffy95

    Joined Aug 4, 2011
    14 posts, 0 likes
    Lancer 25
    US Bowleys Marina
    I had an unfortunate situation occur this past sailing season where the boom came out of the mast track. The pin in the car that slides in the track that connects to the boom no longer has spring tension and the stopper that is at the base of the track to prevent this car from completely sliding off the track and swinging around like a projectile in heavy winds is missing.

    I do not know the name of these two parts and am not sure where I could or should go to replace them.
    Any help would be greatly appreciated.
     


  2. Don Crowther

    Don Crowther

    Joined Sep 4, 2007
    661 posts, 18 likes
    Hunter 34
    CA Elbow, Saskatchwen, Can.
    I would try and find out the make of the mast and boom then go to rig right's web site and try and match it up there.
    Good luck.
     


  3. sandpiper10471

    sandpiper10471

    Joined May 31, 2007
    697 posts, 4 likes
    Hunter 37 cutter
    CA Blind River
    I do believe that short track and pin is a Merriman fitting. They have been out of business for years. When I acquired my H33 I removed the track and had a stainless shop make up a fixed gooseneck. Much stronger and simpler. I no longer own the boat and do not have any pics to send.