SailNet Community - View Single Post - Boom Preventer or Not?
View Single Post
post #11 of Old 06-20-2001
paulk
Senior Member
 
paulk's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2000
Location: CT/ Long Island Sound
Posts: 2,602
Thanks: 4
Thanked 26 Times in 25 Posts
Rep Power: 16
 
Boom Preventer or Not?

It looks like that by double-ending the line at the boom end you could increase the "stretchiness" of the arrangement so as to help with the broaching issue. Works with shock cord for our jib lead car tackles.
paulk is offline  
Quote Share with Facebook
 
 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome