Re: [Amel Yacht Owners] Re: Santorin spinnaker question [1 Attachment]


 

Olivier, Thanks for that. I assumed the masthead top was the same as the SM.

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On Thu, Aug 23, 2018 at 10:09 AM Beaute Olivier atlanticyachtsurvey@... [amelyachtowners] <amelyachtowners@...> wrote:
 
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Hello Herbert, Alan and Bill,

the Santorin main mast was not fitted with the welded aluminum like on the SM2K.
Here are pictures of an SM (before SM2K) masthead with a stainless steel support bolted onto the aluminum flat part at the top. It is, of course, isolated with a plastic sheet to prevent galvanic corrosion.
This plate must be strong and the welded eye that supports the block's shackle must be reinforced.

Good luck.

Olivier

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