Re: What's your biggest bonehead move sailing?
Originally Posted by blt2ski
Hold y beer, watch this.......as one does an accidental gybe double reefed in 40 some odd knots of wind! OOOPS!
Meh.. A nice clean break. Nothin' some scrap and a few rivets won't fix.
Just lucky no-one got brained by the boom as it was going across..
From RFC 1925: "(3) With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. However, this is not necessarily a good idea. It is hard to be sure where they are going to land, and it could be dangerous sitting under them as they fly overhead."