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Interesting idea. I might give that try.
Right after the gybe is completed I check that lazy sheet is over the pulpit.
I have only ever wrapped one spin sheet, we had a short sail back to calm water. One crew member donned a wet suit and googles and we unwrapped it, not cutting necessary.
Same here... in September off Samsun Narrows. My brother managed to free it without a wet suit... we ran low on Rum that day!
1984 Fast/Nicholson 345 "FastForward"
".. there is much you could do at sea with common sense.. and very little you could do without it.."
Capt G E Ericson (from "The Cruel Sea" by Nicholas Monsarrat)