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On boats and ships, keel can refer to either of two parts: a structural element that sometimes .... Types of non-fixed keels include swing keels and canting keels. ... having been recorded by Gildas...

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Oct 14, 2013 ... Your browser does not currently recognize any of the video formats available. ... Prelude 19 foot Sail Boat, Swing Keel Removal and Refit in two ...

Swing keels? - Boat Design Forums - Boat Design Net

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Sep 3, 2004 ... Does someone on the forum have pictures of a swing keel? .... ballast for upwind work where they lock the canting keel-unlocking it off the wind.

Swing Keel Sailboat - Popular Mechanics

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Apr 17, 2006 ... Swing keels for sport sailboats counter heeling and slippage to give you more speed. ... Their DynaFlyer 40 has no conventional keel. Instead ...

Are swing keels safe? - The WoodenBoat Forum - WoodenBoat Magazine

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Any opinions on the swing keels safety record. ... Catboats and oodles of smaller working and pleasure boats have provided safe ..... that does not make them dangerous. equally there are many keel yachts that are not safe for ...

How to Repair Your Swing Keel Cable

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Oct 16, 1999 ... Swing Keel Cable Repair Process ... The boat needs to be as high as possible in order to work on the stainless steel keel cable. ... This whole area looks real rugged but it does not leak; as it's normally covered by the end (aft) ...

Catalina Direct: How the System Works

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... is critical to safe and convenient operation of your swing keel Catalina. The primary components include: A keel winch to provide the mechanical advantage, ... Unlike a typical trailer winch the clutch does not allow the winch to "free wheel"  ...

What Is a Swing Keel in Sailing? - About.com

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A swing keel is a type of keel found usually on trailerable sailboats.

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In our swing keels (Centre Board) systems, the whole ballast content is ... system all of our systems have been working for several years without any problems.

Keeltypes - Unofficial Mini Transat 650

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A sliding keel (Rolland, 97), a sliding/swing keel (Rogers design 99) or a 2d keel swinging rotating ... How does a swingkeel looks and how does it work ?

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Five Swing Keel Maintenance Blunders and How to Prevent Them ...

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Mar 14, 2015 ... The parts at the other end of the swing keel system: the pivot pin ... The winch is the part of a keel lifting system that does the work, obviously.

Fixed or swing keel, which is better? - SailNet Community

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Mar 12, 2007 ... This does not come free since a bulb increases frontal area and surface area. ... They work well on scows but I''ve never been able to really figure out scows anyway. .... You missed on major pro of a swing keel... good shoal draft capabilities ...

What Does a Keel Do? - GetMyBoat

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... belie the very hard-working and functional part of the boat below the water — the keel. ... To ensure that the keel works as intended and that the ballast is in good ... Other types of sailboat keels include the long fin, bulb fin, and swing keel.