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Old 09-15-2011
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I built an A-frame a couple of years ago for my C-27 to do some work on the mast. Didn't have any problems with the mast moving sideways as long as somebody was minding the base of the mast.

The pieces of the A-frame are stored below, out of sight until the next unstepping
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