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Old 01-24-2009
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Originally Posted by lapworth View Post
I have a 24' sloop and I'm not trying to push the limits on my rigging. Is there a general rule on how tight your stays should be? Thanks
Lap, welcome to Sailnet..

Please read this thread here

sailnet.com/forums/gear-maintenance/42542-adjusting-your-rig.html


The info is very good, and its easy to follow..I know the idiot that wrote it.

He is an idiot, but is a good guy..

But normally it should be around 20% of the breaking load of your wire

Alex

Last edited by Giulietta; 01-24-2009 at 03:15 PM.
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