It takes a skilled forklift operator to slide this Naiad fin onto its slightly tapered shaft smoothly, and without binding. Note the spiral groove in the shaft to help lock the fin in place. The white fitting in front of the shaft is a weed guard that has yet to be painted.
If you plan on going to Miami for the boat shows—or even if you don’t—it’s good to know what’s going on. Our panel of experts weigh in on what to look for at the Miami shows. See what they had to say here. ▶