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these are for support of an inner forestay

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Originally Posted by Plumper View Post
Are these check stays for sail shape or do they back an inner forestay and staysail?

Gaz
The runners support an inner stay that might have a staysail or storm jib on it. I am looking for something that could be tightened up and released fairly quickly and moved forward when not needed.

Bruce
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