Surely, at some level, all the approved bits pass through an approved source and we're once again picking the fly shit out of the pepper here in the blowtorch thread.
If one is worried about counterfeit parts, just get one of those pens that you check money with.
Life in the way, moved, rehabbing old house for sale, etc. Down to misc stuff like door knobs and switch plates and house goes on market soon. Then I can catch up on all other stuff like patching holes in Laser decks.
I tried to give a Snipe centerboard to a guy I had never met who lives around the corner (Snipe in carport) He wouldn't take the CB but he gave me a Laser he had in his basement.