What is the issue?A vessels tiller does not always reach to the most comfortable or optimal position for steering.
Why address this?Adding a tiller extension will allow the helmsman to obtain the best view or most comfortable steering position leading to better performance and sailing pleasure.
How to address this?A tiller extension may be easily integrated into the end of the tiller as demonstrated in figure 1.
With the use of a bolt and wing nut it may be secured in a folded position with the bolt in slot one, or as a fixed extension in slot two. With the bolt removed the extension can be used on a swivel.
With thanks to:Michael Harpur, Yacht Obsession.
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