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post #27 of Old 03-25-2010
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Just to clarify, I see no chafe at the cow hitch. My sheets do get a little fuzzy where they ride on the winch, self tailor, etc. By moving the line each year I minimize that. This will be my 4th year with the same sheets and they are still in great condition (7/16" stayset).


Originally Posted by sailingdog View Post
if chafing is a big concern, slip the sheet through some nylon tubular webbing and tie the lark's head in the webbing covered rope.

Barry Lenoble
Deep Blue C, 2002 C&C 110
Mt. Sinai, NY

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