SailNet Community - View Single Post - Running backstay chainplate placement
View Single Post
  #14  
Old 11-25-2009
downeast450's Avatar
downeast450 downeast450 is offline
Tundra Down
 
Join Date: Jan 2008
Location: Seal Harbor, Maine
Posts: 1,225
Thanks: 25
Thanked 14 Times in 14 Posts
Rep Power: 7
downeast450 is on a distinguished road
I think I see all the parts and placements now. I just came back from the boat. It is still on a mooring. I will locate the runners as far aft and outboard as I can to avoid a dodger. This will work well.

I have friends at Hinckley's and Morris Yacht so I should be able to get a look at a few installations. I like the pad eye in your photo, Wayne. That should make alignment easier for the backs.

Thanks again everyone. It was a great help.

George
Reply With Quote Share with Facebook