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post #15 of Old 05-04-2014
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Re: Proper winch technique?

I've noticed that jams are caused more often by stiff rope. Is there a preferred (easy?) way to remove the stiffness from jib sheets? The rope "remembers" the curl after removing it from the winch, which causes it to jam in the block.
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