|Clamping and tying the rudder into position|
For us the lashing is one of the most exciting parts of the boat. We've carried this design idea along into hatch covers, too.
|Lashed into place. Note the three sections, and the holes drilled through the rudder post.|
|Lashing close-up. The design upgrade is silent on size and type of rope for this task. Trevor's main concern is to balance strength of rope needed against the weakening of the rudder post that occurs with the drilling of holes.|