Join Date: Dec 2008
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Rep Power: 8
Yep, just like sailingdog said, it probably is a so called "baby stay" commonly found on mast top rigs and indispensable on spreaderless rigs...
I had to retrofit one to my Piver Nugget and I use it to induce some prebend to the mast and tension to the forestay under windy conditions... Some people alsow use to rig a heavy weather jib...
I control mine with a block reduction, though. Here's a pic:
Is this what you mean?
To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.