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Old 05-12-2009
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Originally Posted by jimq26 View Post
Other than that, it has a good reputation in our neck of the woods (26 to 34 ft).
I ended up with CDI because of the internal halyard. When beating, I didn't need the extra noise of a flapping halyard the full length of the forestay.
I'm with jimq26. I actually bought the CDI furler for budget reasons. Our local agent in Annapolis is excellent and this was further incentive. In addition, CDIs have a good reputation with my friendly local marine services guy who recommended it. I have been very pleased with it so far.

Incidentally, I find it hard to believe that some posters get so hot under the collar about a ****in' furler. Get a life, guys!!

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