I'm working on a 41 Commander flush deck with flybridge and the factory cabin-top mast has been removed. There is no forward-facing white light or provision for a 360 degree white anchor light on the vessel.

I have seen similar boats on the internet that also have the mast removed, but cannot see an alternate fixture to perform those functions.

Has anyone removed a mast and relocated the light? How was that done?

Wouldn't mind re-installing a mast if one could be found. Boat needs to be legal and safe.

Can anyone provided insight?

Thanks!

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Until you find a oem mast, you could mount one of these on the roof over the helm. It would get you legal for now.

https://www.defender.com/product.jsp?path=-1|65136|2312550|2312552&...

link is supposed to be to the Perko 1196 light, not sure why the link didn't come out right.

PO put both fwd light & anchor light on a single 4’ pole on stbd side of our fly bridge. The anchor light is fine, but I can’t drive from up top at night without being blinded in my right eye. I plan to relocate mine to the front of the flybridge, where there’s easy access for mounting & electical. If you decide to put them on a pole, I’d locate that sucker as far forward as humanly possible. 

The original on the 35 has an aft shield for steaming, the shield is dropped for anchor, hence no blinding.

Nice. 

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