Originally Posted by jrd22
I've used JB for a lot of repairs, it's great stuff. Whether it will hold up in that application I couldn't say but I would worry too much about it letting go at a critical moment so I think I would try to replace it now while you have time to mess with it.
Exactly - think about when it WILL fail - exactly when you need it since it won't fail when you are under sail.
Fix it in comfort, ESPECIALLY since you anticipate it will be a difficult job.
I, myself, personally intend to continue being outspoken and opinionated, intolerant of all fanatics, fools and ignoramuses, deeply suspicious of all those who have "found the answer" and on my bad days, downright rude.