SailNet Community - View Single Post - Can sails shrink?
View Single Post
post #7 of Old 06-02-2013
SlowButSteady
Senior Slacker
 
SlowButSteady's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2010
Location: SoCal
Posts: 4,223
Thanks: 0
Thanked 17 Times in 15 Posts
Rep Power: 6
 
Re: Can sails shrink?

Find two appropriately spaced trees and a "come along". Tension the bolt rope a bit, let it set for a few minutes...tension a bit more, let it set....repeat until the desired length is reached.

Never forget them. Do something to prevent it from happening again.
Charlotte Bacon, Daniel Barden, Rachel Davino, Olivia Josephine Gay, Ana M. Marquez-Greene, Dylan Hockley, Dawn Hochsprung, Madeleine F. Hsu, Catherine V. Hubbard, Chase Kowalski, Jesse Lewis, James Mattioli , Grace McDonnell, Anne Marie Murphy, Emilie Parker, Jack Pinto, Noah Pozner, Caroline Previdi, Jessica Rekos, Avielle Richman, Lauren Rousseau, Mary Sherlach, Victoria Soto, Benjamin Wheeler, Allison N. Wyatt

Last edited by SlowButSteady; 06-02-2013 at 12:56 PM.
SlowButSteady is offline  
Quote Share with Facebook
 
 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome