They are called woodruff keys and should be available at hardware or industrial supply stores. The ends may have to be trimmed by grinding to match.
On my 1963 Silver Comet it is stamped on the port engine stringer at the cabin bulkhead and on tags, forward starboard hatch.
1963 CC Roamer Silver Comet
It's Summer. Where are the Roamers? Canalside Buffalo, NY 07/18/2014.
Thanks Rapple. I had already checked out that source. I'll keep searching.
Herringbone white rubber
My 1963 Silver Comet project is ongoing but nearly complete. I need to find a source for the rubber material that was...
The hull number on my 1963 Silver is indeed "RXD". The registration is "RDX".
Please do not tell New York State DMV.
I received this photo from the Chris Craft dealer that sold my Silver Comet to me in 1981 (see Schwatzmeier sn RDX-27-203 in this thread). Mine...
Wrecktreker- The hardtop is roughly 80" long by 88" wide
Wrecktreker- Yes it is a factory hardtop, the same as Rapple's. I'll take some measurements this weekend.
September 6, 2013 on the way to the Niagara Frontier Antique and Classic boat show.
Another 50 year old Silver Comet hull RDX 27-203
It took from October 2011 till July 2013 to get ready for her birthday party but it was well...
After 21 months in rehab my 1963 Silver Comet (hull #RDX 27-203) is back in the water. Here are some pictures coming out of the shop on July 12,...
This is what I ordered from Mcmaster-Carr. My original had a 1/8" nylon cord insert for extra cushion/compression which I will add to the new...
Rapple has not replied so we're on our own to find namplates and decals.
I received an email from Rapple and he is checking on getting more name plates made. He also has the Alcoa decals available. I'll let you know.
I am in need of Chris Craft Roamer nameplates for a 27' 1963 Silver Comet. Any help is appreciated.