Not intending to lecture, but to share my experience. I own a 1989 Olson 34, having bought it from the original owner in 2009. The boat tends to round to weather when she starts to heel. A feeling I was not accustomed to from my earlier experience. I also found that the boat would rebound up significantly when flying a chute while strapped in tight, again , more than I was accustomed to. After finding some water intrusion into my rudder, I decided to replace it vs repair.
I contacted the folks at Foss Foam , the original rudder manufacturer in Newport Beach CA. They have several opt