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Originally Posted by Wayne25 View Post
No, I still have half wire and half Dacron line. This works well for me and I don't plan on changing it since i don't plan to run all lines to the cockpit.

I think I will plan on doing this as well. It is quite a bit cheaper too.

I priced the hardware necessary to run 4 lines to the rear and it was $400 for the fairleads, deck organizers, and rope clutches.

Do you have wire to rope splices? If not what are you using?

Thinking about going with the following:
Any Thoughts???

jib halyard
40' 5/16"

mailsail halyard
40' 5/16"

jib sheet
65' 3/8"

main sheet (4:1)
50' 3/8"

boom vang (4:1)
25' 5/16"

Helms 25
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