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Old 01-29-2012
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Hi Gary and Faster...yeah but this is a low aspect main with a four foot overhang from the transom which translates to a boom around 16' long I guess the simplest thing will be to reverse the topping lift to the masthead and down to the deck and back...that will have the advantage of being where all else needs to be done at reefing time. Thanks though...sometime Ill have a modern rig where a hard vang will be a very beautiful thing!
Faster your signature mentioning Monstserrat;s Cruel Sea took me back to my dad;s library and reading it when I was about 10...think I should grab a copy again...
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