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post #2 of Old 05-09-2011
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If it's blowing hard enough to need the storm trysail, the dutchman lines have probably blown off. If they do foul the trysail, the trysail is likely to chafe them through anyway. It might be best to figure out how to stow or clear away the Dutchman gear before you hoist the trysail.
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