SailNet Community - View Single Post - Any tips on lowering the mast on an Oday 22?
View Single Post
post #6 of Old 08-13-2011
Junior Member
Join Date: Jan 2011
Location: Michigan
Posts: 25
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Rep Power: 0
I have a 1980 O'Day 22. When lowering the mast I attach the mainsheet to the stem and jib halyard and unhook the forestay. The shrouds don't do anything to keep the mast centered as it is lowered(fractional rig) so I steady the mast by hand as it comes down. It is much easier with a gin pole.
TSchwarck is online now  
Quote Share with Facebook
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome