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This boat is my own design and is just under 30' with hard chines, 6' beam and 6' draft. Since the main is full batten and very full roach, runners are the only way of supporting the mast. I am thinking of having two attachment points on the mast leading to an equalizing block from that point it leads to a traveller car (fore and aft) about 3 or 4 feet from the stern. From each eye (fore and aft) on the traveller cars are control lines leading forward to a turning block and aft. There would be a stopper aft of the car to secure the tension and would be easily released. What do you think??
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