Join Date: Sep 2008
Location: Victoria B.C. Canada
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Cowichan Bay Sailor (I presume)
What kind of boat do you have?
If your boat has the original wire halyards the masthead sheaves are probably pretty old as well. Their replacement wouldn't hurt. I am in the same position as you and will be replacing the sheaves and going to synthetic halyards ( probably Sta Set or similar) later this summer.
Living aboard in Victoria Harbour