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Rudder Disc Replacement


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#1 Castro

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Posted 10 April 2018 - 05:24 AM

I seem to have stripped one of the tightening bolts on the rudder disc that enables you to change the tension of the rudder cable. Does anyone know where I can find a replacement disc? I’ve searched and all I can find is an upgrade kit by Berkley which includes new cables and disc to increase the degree or turning.

While nice, it’s $140 and I simply need to be able to tighten my cables again by purchasing a new disc.

Thanks for any insight!

#2 NOG Admin

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Posted 10 April 2018 - 06:24 AM

Hi Castro,

So you've stripped/deformed the bolt hole of the disc or just the bolt itself? Either way, Get Outdoors can get replacement parts for you. Either call or email for availability/order time & cost. 800 450 6819 or info@shopgetoutdoors.com Be sure to tell them you're a NOG member.


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#3 Castro

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Posted 10 April 2018 - 07:50 AM

I stripped the bolt itself. Unfortunately I can not loosen or tighten it any longer with any size Allen wrench. I assume my only option would be to buy an entirely new disc, cut the rudder cables, and then tighten with new disc in place.

Thanks for the referral, I will certainly contact them!
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#4 Mike13695

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Posted 14 April 2018 - 07:47 PM

It may be possible to drill and tap to the next size up and use a new, larger set screw.




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