Those kinds of costs would have prevented me from ever being able to enjoy a large cruiser. We are blessed with weather and facilities to leave our masts up. When someone needs to unstep a mast, there are several experienced members that will lend a hand. It's a dangerous process that should...
No wonder they cracked. That's a terrible design! They need the extra bracing that comes with most bases to do the job they are installed for. I wouldn't replace with the same part. That's too much money for a $h!!tty design!
Well alrighty then. I'll take a pic to our local shops and see what they can do. We like to support local business anyway. Covid has shut a lot of small operators down, but lets not go there!
Thanks for all your input !!