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post #8 of Old 10-15-2010 Thread Starter
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Originally Posted by Faster View Post
for best results you need a proper mast section with a sailtrack - and for a large roach full batten sail something like Harkens Battcars (all $$$$$$) would be the way to go.
Battcars! I like it!
So the avenue to explore is whether there is enough space to add an external sailtrack to the mast. Then I can even retain the original furling main as a spare/storm sail (if the weight is not too great).


That points me in the right direction, thanks!
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