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by Whistler
Mon Nov 20, 2017 1:18 pm
Forum: Hull, Deck, Rigging & Sails
Topic: Toe-rail fixings
Replies: 4
Views: 950

Re: Toe-rail fixings

Andrew,
Thank you for your reply - there is a lot of useful information. I am now expecting to have to gain access to the under-deck, I am sourcing higher-grade stainless bolts to resist crevice corrosion, and possibly new teak as well. A trial length is planned for later this winter.

Neil
by Whistler
Fri Oct 27, 2017 11:23 am
Forum: Hull, Deck, Rigging & Sails
Topic: Toe-rail fixings
Replies: 4
Views: 950

Re: Toe-rail fixings

Thanks for your thoughts Roger, much appreciated, and I also have some ideas from Bill Redgrove.
by Whistler
Fri Oct 20, 2017 3:39 pm
Forum: Hull, Deck, Rigging & Sails
Topic: Toe-rail fixings
Replies: 4
Views: 950

Toe-rail fixings

I have a problem with severe rust-staining around many of my toe-rail fixings. This is on a Fulmar but I think the fixing detail is similar on several classes of Westerly. I have seen other boats with an odd one or two in this state but on mine it is something like 30 - 50%. It is almost as if someb...