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Re: Here's sone pretty girls

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Originally Posted by mattt View Post
How do you tack on a beast like those?
Person at the helm yells "ready about" the crew comes to life making things "ready" Just like we would get the lazy sheet ready for the jib coming about the crew would get a couple of dozen lines and sheets "ready" When the helm yells "coming about " about it's well practiced ballet of crew in motion. ( got to do this on a pinky schooner a few times years ago)

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