Always say pretty last,functional first and I’m a cheap bastard so start with the easy cheap stuff first.
I’m a big guy and my toes are about four inches from the front of the tray. Chop that pole 41/2 inches.
Buttoned back up tonight. Any recommendations on steering system? I think I am going to pull the cover from the front of the tray. It’s missing attachment bolts. Someone drilled for a primer and it is sun faded. I need to order some Hydro turf. Then a bilge system
Now that was worth the time. My toes at the front of the tray. I can now set the nose for turns. So much better, no cavitation.. Amazing! Looking forward to the next mod. I do need to adjust the steering some positive left