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Location: Austin, TX
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Question on Roller Furling Jib
I have a Catalina 27 (#4221) and plan on adding a furler.
Could I get some opinions from those of you who traded in your hanks for rolls?
What kind did you get, why did you get it (harken, CDI, etc...) and how much did you pay for the conversion?
Most importantly, how satisfied are you with it? Will it reef adequately for you?
My primary reasons for going to a furler are ease of use and the ability to reef quickly in the face of a thunderstorms (get some nasty ones here in Central Texas).
Thanks for your time!