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post #9 of Old 04-22-2011
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Originally Posted by msmith10 View Post
I still use hank on headsails, but I have a downhaul also.
Could you talk a bit about how you have rigged your downhaul and your experiences using it? I also have hank-on jibs and have rigged a downhaul once, but there was a lot of friction and the only line I had on hand that was long enough was quite stretchy.

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