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Re: Rig cable tension

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Originally Posted by Faster View Post
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.
Are these loos tension gauges used at marinas when stepping masts, is this a common practice?

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