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Old 07-21-2011
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Originally Posted by Chimbatete View Post
Thanks for the pics Paulo. I think this setup is ideal for a cruisers and it is a great boat. But I'm looking at this in a racing perspective where you have to move the car up and down to optimize and like Erick mentioned most importantly letting out the main suddenly in an imminent collision which happens, well, every damn time.
To let go the main you don't need the traveler and you can do that on the J 409 from the wheel.

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Paulo
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