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Old 06-06-2014
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Re: Forestay toggle(s)

i helped bring a 42ft vagabond from spain to antigua. the next year we were heading to florida. in the mona passage heading for the dominican republic the forestay broke in a blow. the boat had french masts with ball swaged to the stay on top. under tension it could not flex and the wire broke. that is why i prefer toggles.
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