Re: Proper winch technique?
Don't like the fingers in the bight... a one handed grip far enough from the drum to put on another full wrap is what we do..
1984 Fast/Nicholson 345 "FastForward"
".. there is much you could do at sea with common sense.. and very little you could do without it.."
Capt G E Ericson (from "The Cruel Sea" by Nicholas Monsarrat)