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Posted by Allan Reade on Apr 14, 2005
I would advise an end pour in the stern. I inserted a stainless steel sleeve for the rudder spindle to pivot in, the stern looked too narrow to take the strain a rudder might put on it.
Even as I learn not to need a rudder it is useful on longer paddles with winds and seas working to turn the kayak.
I don't think ypou want to be edging the kayak just to keep straight when theres a sea running.
In Response to: rudder by Moe on Apr 12, 2005