Naiad stabilizer fins press onto the shaft, rather than the typical set-up of the shaft being permanently attached to the fin. The shaft seldom has to be removed. Naiad says this makes their shaft seals last a long time, since most damage to the seals comes from sliding the shaft in and out. When the fin is removed, the shaft should be protected with a sleeve, as this one is.
Gizmo may be one of the most technology advanced pleasure boats in the world, but none of that makes any difference if you don’t know how to properly use her equipment. Learn a few lessons about how her electronics work, and how you might be able to apply those lessons to your own boat. Click here for the story. ▶