SailNet Community - View Single Post - silly question about roller furling
View Single Post
post #3 of Old 05-07-2010
Senior Member
Join Date: Jun 2005
Location: New Orleans
Posts: 2,162
Thanks: 10
Thanked 49 Times in 46 Posts
Rep Power: 12
I think the only thing you missed would have been to notice how and where the furling line had been cleated or tied off, because it must have been, or else the jib (especially, but the main too) would slowly unroll.

The same is true for partial furling (when a boat is so equipped), which serves as a "reef".

Last edited by nolatom; 05-07-2010 at 05:01 PM.
nolatom is offline  
Quote Share with Facebook
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome