Originally Posted by CLucas
...all of which are EXACTLY the reasons to suck it up and pay somebody to do it who is insured and has done it before. Though you could always practice with someone else's boat first
("gee, sorry about that... Too bad about your car, too. Guess you should have parked it a little further away.")
Insurance was mentioned earlier too.. something makes me think dropping your mast yourself isn't covered under most insurance policies either. Yeah, maybe more risky than most things, but I don't think it is out of the average boat owners DIY skills. Lifting the whole boat.. maybe..
yeah.. I had to sign a liability waiver for than one