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post #2749 of Old 01-13-2014
JonEisberg
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Re: Big Freakin' Sails

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Originally Posted by capt vimes View Post
he has actually 2...
pelagic - made from steel
pelagic australis - which looks very much like aluminium...
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i know his videos and have always asked myself: what are those drums of line at the mast for?
As Minnewaska says, those are for running lines ashore, to tie off in tight/protected anchorages... They're a virtual necessity in high-latitude cruising grounds like Tierra del Fuego, and the Antarctic...






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