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Re: Mostly singlehanded...what lines should I run aft?

Originally Posted by SVAuspicious View Post
Really? I've never seen a winch on the cabin top at the mast. Mast winches are usually three to four feet up on the mast. They aren't a tripping hazard. They are among other things a handy step up to reach things as well as the lowest friction means we have for halyards and often outhauls and reefing lines.
What about this?

I have even seen boats with two winches on each side of the mast.

Last edited by knuterikt; 03-19-2013 at 03:29 PM.
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