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Stepping the mast

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  1. Chuck D

    Chuck D

    Joined Aug 31, 2017
    1 posts, 0 likes
    Catalina Capri 18
    US Burnet, TX
    Just bought a1989 Capri. There was a pin in the luff channel at the base of the mast which I thought was welded to the base plate. Turns out it wasn't and it is lost. Can anyone tell me what it was for? I think it may have been a filler/support to reinforce the sides of the mast base when the bolt is tightened to secure the mast. Anybody have an idea of where I can get another one?
    Appreciate the help!

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