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Comment by Alex parrish on July 31, 2020 at 12:05am

Thank you for the help!!!

Comment by Alex parrish on May 11, 2021 at 8:06pm

Rogerio, do you have issues with the glue line separating on your tillers? We just got back from staying in Mexico for 6 months and they Raka tillers are forming a slight separation on the glue line. Do you know the best way to fix this issue? 

Comment by Rogerio Martin on May 12, 2021 at 5:38am

You need reinforced the Tillers with one glass tape around the tiller, where fail...the epoxi suffer with sun.

Comment by Robert Hughes on May 13, 2021 at 11:50am

That's often a problem if you glue oak with epoxy.  I've made new tillers using ash instead of oak.

Comment by Alex parrish on May 28, 2022 at 7:05pm

Thanks for the help amigos! The crack was very shallow and not a huge problem in the tillers. Time for new varnish as last year passed very quickly. Sitting in la Paz Mexico after doing bottom paint and fixing some crack in the hull after sailing down from Washington last year. 

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