SailNet Community - View Single Post - Unmanageable Mainsheet
View Single Post
post #80 of Old 10-02-2007
Junior Member
crwber's Avatar
Join Date: Dec 2006
Posts: 19
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Rep Power: 0

FYI.....Jims suggestion of the 2604 and 2141 triple blocks work well. found them both on ebay for $55 and $80 dollars respectively. we race with it on a contention 30, end boom, and it has comfortably kept good control up to 45kts.

we have found that 10mm main sheet is kind on the hands, but with the 6:1 purchase does not run as freely as i would like in light is a compromise.....i am tempted by 8mm replacement sheet but it will need full fingered gloves if you are going to play it aggressively.

hope this helps

crwber is offline  
Quote Share with Facebook
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome