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Old 05-04-2007
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Originally Posted by tenuki
probably true saildog, however, it's a 21 foot boat, I bet it would work ok. Heck, coffee cups even come with legal warning stickers nowdays.

Besides, he can just use the main halyard to support the boom when he's not sailing, right? That would take care of the 'long period of time' portion of the warning.
Very true, and it would prevent the halyard from slapping against the mast.
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