SailNet Community - View Single Post - Runners to the toe rail?
View Single Post
  #1  
Old 04-16-2011
downeast450's Avatar
downeast450 downeast450 is offline
Tundra Down
 
Join Date: Jan 2008
Location: Seal Harbor, Maine
Posts: 1,222
Thanks: 25
Thanked 14 Times in 14 Posts
Rep Power: 7
downeast450 is on a distinguished road
Runners to the toe rail?

I am working on a plan for an inner head stay and runners for our I-28. Storm gear!

My question is about attaching the blocks for the runners directly to the toe rail. It is a heavy aluminum rail and would distribute the load wider than a dedicated pad eye could. It also allows adjustments to the location of the blocks. It offers an unobstructed range of locations.

Any thoughts?

Down

Last edited by downeast450; 04-16-2011 at 12:18 PM. Reason: content
Reply With Quote Share with Facebook