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post #3 of Old 10-29-2013
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Re: Loose shrouds

Did you have CSR 'tune' the rig? Or just replace the rigging? The final tensioning/tuning is usually done under sail to ensure the rig is true under load.. Maybe get some help with that.

The tensioning tool is, ironically, called a "loos" gauge, there are tow sizes, guessing you'd want the smaller...

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