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Old 12-02-2017, 04:14 PM   #1
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Stack of steel (cast iron) plates

Any ideas on reason for a stack of cast iron steel plates that appear to be partially glassed into the starboard lazarette ?
A rough guess would be ballast. Any rationale?

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Old 12-02-2017, 04:16 PM   #2
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I had a chunk of railroad rail glassed in for trim.
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Ballast to get the boat in trim.

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If they were far outboard they could be for roll rate reduction.
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