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  Stem and Knee in Place Mahdee has her stem and knee bolted in place now. This project has been "set aside" for two weeks while the boatyard carpenter assists the owner with installation of more floors in the boat's midsection more  

Repairs and Clipper Bow Mahdee had a "clipper bow" installed in 1937. She also shows evidence of two or more poorly designed repairs to the stem and breasthook areas. Further, a bolt through her stem knee was used by a previous owner as part of a grounding plane--resulting in additional degradation more