Rudder shake on Centaur

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paulcd
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Rudder shake on Centaur

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I am getting a lot of Rudder shake on my Centaur under power, is this worn bushes and if so do I have to drop the rudder to effect repair, also what clearance would I need to do this?
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Re: Rudder shake on Centaur

Post by rogerball0 »

Hi Paul

I couldn't tell you if that's the root cause but it probably wouldn't hurt to drop the rudder and have a look at the bushes. On my centaur (early '71) I needed to dig a hole about 18inches deep to get my stock just clear of the hull. Also the ones Trafalgar supply normally need a little fettling to make fit, mine certainly did.

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