SailNet Community - View Single Post - topping lift?
Thread: topping lift?
View Single Post
post #3 of Old 05-22-2009 Thread Starter
Junior Member
Join Date: Jul 2006
Posts: 2
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Rep Power: 0
topping lift.

when i purchased the boat the mast and standing rigging was up. The halyard for the furler is small in diameter and has a spliced eye . It then travels thru the mast and at some point is spliced into 1/2" double braide that runs through a block at end of boom into a clam on the boom.
I did not think this is correct . so I removed the line line from the boom
and secured it to the mast. I just dont understand why the difference in the halyard thcikness . I have 2 other halyards that I am assuming are for other sails (the angle to the mast is incorrect for the furler rap) Thanks again. kirk
kirklarsen is offline  
Quote Share with Facebook
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome