Originally Posted by LandLocked66c
I did notice that with our original mast it had a wire halyard, our new mast was setup for a line. What are the benefits/drawbacks with both? I could make the changes now depending on what makes more sense.
Forget the wire... today's ropes are low stretch and much easier to handle.
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