Thank you. Very helpful. Since, I found this helpful guide. Unfortunately my mast has different diameter dimensions than the O'Day daysailer. I found an alternative here. There are definitely some options.
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I just bought an old Ranger 16 that needs some work. Making decent progress, but the mast step plate has come off. I put it back for now. Yesterday we tried stepping the mast but considering the mast is not fixed to the plate and there is little room, it is quite an ordeal. I wonder if I...