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post #2 of Old 12-17-2011
pdqaltair
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Actually, a sock may be the rest way to stow the chute.

I was never a fan of squeezers; I flown chutes with an without and found them slow. However, with my current boat, the chute won't fit in the sail locker in the bag, but I can fit it in with the squeezer. So, for me, it is both a squeezer and a skinny sail bag.

Single handed without an autohelm sounds very tough.

(when asked how he reached the starting holds on a difficult rock climbing problem that clearly favored taller climbers - he was perhaps 5'5")

"Well, I just climb up to them."

by Joe Brown, English rock climber




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