Originally Posted by ajsemtb
Hey guys, how long is the forestay cable on the V17? I've got a rope for mine... Gonna go get the steel cable in a couple days.Thanks
It would be better for you to measure yours for yourself. It could be different, depending on where the mast step is on your boat, and where the deck attachment is.
set your mast with the line you have, then measure what you've got. Don't forget to shorten the amount by enough for a turnbuckle. That's where your adjustment will be to tighten everything up.
Here's a picture of my turnbuckle, so you can see what I mean. Flickr Photo Download: IMGP0958