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post #5 of Old 12-17-2007
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Originally Posted by US25 View Post
It won't be a problem, unless some serious wind comes along. But you should know, that when only one stay or shroud is removed, it tends to shrink. (jk, but it sure seems that way).
That may be because the hull will "relax" and return towards a pre-stressed shape. So the distances between the fittings at the deck/mast become longer and your shouds will get a bit longer.
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