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.
The Maritimo M65 was designed to withstand the rugged marine environs surrounding her Australian home. But those excellent seakeeping qualities should pay off wherever she may roam. See what we mean here. ▶