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post #9 of Old 09-23-2011
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Once you're up to a close-reach with the jib, shouldn't be any trouble to raise the main with the sheet eased out, it'll luff for you.

That's how most of us reef and unreef, so a full raising or lowering shouldn't be that different.
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