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Old 08-13-2007
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Here is a link to a WW Potter mast raising technique. The lady uses a crutch to hold the mast in the aft, and uses a length of line to pull it up. Some others rig a pole off of the front of the mast to form a triangle when the line passes through the end of the pole.

http://www.blumhorst.com/potterpages...013/aindex.htm

http://potter-yachters.org/manyways/p19_guide/index.htm
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