Idea Block On Rudder Lift Line For Catalina 22
Problem: the rudder lift line provided no leverage and required quite a ttug to lift the rudder.
Action: I attached a small block to the lift line near the rudder and secured one end of the line to the tiller through bolt. Now I had a two to one lift advantage which made it much easier to lift the rudder.
Result” It worked Great!
When idea was conceived:
How much time it took to develop: 30 min
How much money it took to develop: None – had the block
Current status: Sold the boat
Since it was originally done: