Re: CDI Furler Halyard is Getting Stuck
Can you get alongside a taller pier or structure and get a 'closer look' without climbing the rig? Binoculars can help here too... Or is a mast tower accessible to you? Another boat with mast steps?
IIRC it's not that big a deal to slip the furler off the forestay, you'll need to replace the part anywya..
1984 Fast/Nicholson 345 "FastForward"
".. there is much you could do at sea with common sense.. and very little you could do without it.."
Capt G E Ericson (from "The Cruel Sea" by Nicholas Monsarrat)