Re: Amel 54 Emergency Tiller Storage Location

Mohammad Shirloo

Hi Paul;


I did think about this issue. My thoughts were that there are so few cases of the tiller being needed in a 54, as far as my research showed, that the location allocated by Amel would be adequate. In the unlikely event of a steering issue, we would be well motivated to remove the items required to get to the tiller. We may revisit this issue, if we hear sufficient arguments to the contrary.





Mohammad and Aty

B&B Kokomo

Amel 54 #099


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Sent: Tuesday, January 21, 2020 11:45 AM
Subject: [AmelYachtOwners] Amel 54 Emergency Tiller Storage Location


Hi all,


For the A54 I have yet to hear of any successful remedy to the problem of emergency tiller storage, and so far mine has been lying at the bottom of the stern lazarette which is far from ideal. Having just tried to figure out a good place I can see that on the narrow shelf top forward part of the stern lazarette there is a good place (see attached photo) but it needs something to keep in in place. Does any one know how thick the GRP is there before I start drilling?




S/Y Ya Fohi - Amel 54 #98


Ya Fohi - Amel 54 #98

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