August 2008 Issue
Small-Boat Refit: Practical Sailors Catalina 22 Gets a Keel Overhaul
An overview of the cost and labor involved.
Practical Sailor testers summer boat to-do list included removing, repairing, and replacing the swing-keel pivot assembly of the Catalina 22, Jelly. The swing-keel hanger assembly supporting Jellys keel required a moderate amount of time, skill, and expense to repair. Staff members gleaned ideas for the repairs from fellow Catalina 22 owners through the Catalina 22 National Sailing Owners Association www.catalina22.org.
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