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post #32 of Old 02-21-2011
MarkSF
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I made a little gybe-preventer, just a 30ft length of nice springy line with a snap-shackle on the end. I use it all the time now unless we're going to going down-wind for a really short time. I'm 6ft 5" so I know it'll be my head that stops the boom!
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