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Re: Optimal halyard length?

Originally Posted by RedHorizon View Post
The big question here is what kind of sheave do you have at the top of the mast. If it's wide enough to handle something wider than wire then you have lots of options. It it's sized to fit just wire, then you may need to stick with wire unless you can change the sheave out.
Short of going up the mast (which I am not inclined to do), can you suggest a way in which to measure the sheaves? Worst case their is a girl in my marina with a bosun's chair that I once paid $20 to retrieve a halyard that had gone up the mast
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