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Re: Rig cable tension

Try to get your hands on (ironically enough) a 'Loos gauge'.. it's a tool for adjusting rigging tension repeatably. As far as the actual specs for that boat, hopefully someone will chime in. I believe the gauge comes with some guidelines by wire size.


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