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post #5 of Old 07-29-2010
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Originally Posted by lydanynom View Post
My headsail sheets are one continuous line attached to the clew at its centerpoint with a cow hitch rather than two separate lines attached with bowlines. I've been really happy with that setup. There seems to be less to snag, I think it winds up being lighter, and there is no risk of the flogging sail ever shaking out a knot.
Agree - single line & cowhitch is the best way
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