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1996 SURVEY of Schooner TAIPI


STEERING
Vessel is maneuvered with a rope covered, stainless steel wheel at the helm and uses chain and 5/16" stainless steel 7x19" wire over bronze sheaves to the quadrant mounted atop the stainless steel rudder post. Steering moved the rudder easily without binding or chatter. An emergency tiller is stowed aboard.

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