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..
".. 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)
1984 Fast/Nicholson 345 "FastForward"