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post #7 of Old 05-09-2011
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If you have a rigid vang, as I do, I would not bother messing around with trying to pull cotter pins and what not in order to drop the aft end of the boom. Rather I would rig some lines to secure the boom side to side, e.g. from the mainsheet bail to the toe rail on both sides.

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