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Re: Reaching struts

Originally Posted by Stumble View Post
On big offshore boats they are still pretty common. When you start playing with articulating bowsprits they are the only way to control the pole end. Think a 70' boat with a 65' asymetric spinnaker pole.
Yeah they seem to be making a comeback on some of those beasts, but that is a bit beyond the typical club racer!

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