Once known as Hartley18
Join Date: Aug 2007
Location: Melbourne, Australia
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CC, why don't you ask your wife for a short length of wool and tie about 1' of it on either side-stay about head height?
It's not expensive and would really help you work it out in real-time.
"Honestly, I don't know why seamen persist in getting wrecked in some of the outlandish places they do, when they can do it in a nice place like Fiji." -- John Caldwell, "Desperate Voyage"