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post #12 of Old 05-10-2011 Thread Starter
EJO
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Bubblehead you hit it on the head with "previous owner(s) altered your mast to be leaning too far back by adding length to the forestay with those links" hence my comment that I wanted to take the snap shackle out from under the furler.
these are the only picks I have showing the sail up. note the weatherhelm at 15kts in the 3 pic. That's what keeps my biceps in shape but not the belly.






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