Hitchin' a ride
Join Date: Sep 2006
Location: In my mind, I live in Oslo
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3j - If you happen to have a boat with one, as mine is, you can rig it to quick release when you are on a downwind. It isn't needed and it will get in the way of a jib pole if you have one. You can release it, make your gybe, and the reconnect it.
Great men always have too much sail up. - Christopher Buckley
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