Mast Step | Installation

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The mast steps we collected 20 pieces from the mast collapse sailboat for $50. The decision was not to buy  folding mast steps that will cost more about $25 per piece. The different of the price we can manage to get other things to enhance the boat.

 

 This second hand mast steps allow quick access to the cross trees when entering lagoons to see the coral heads  that invest most anchorages.

So now we have mast steps!
So now we have mast steps!
Old but still with lots of service left in them.
Old but still with lots of service left in them.
Then the first screw hole into the mast.
Then the first screw hole into the mast.
Pop rivet guns are made for men with hands the size of gorillas!
Pop rivet guns are made for men with hands the size of gorillas!

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I maybe smiling ,but these harnesses are not that comfortable
I maybe smiling ,but these harnesses are not that comfortable
3 more to the cross trees. I do not have enough to go to the top yet but the cross trees are our primary goal.
3 more to the cross trees. I do not have enough to go to the top yet but the cross trees are our primary goal.

Read more from our previous post of Mast Step ‘here’