SailNet Community - View Single Post - Rod Rigging
Thread: Rod Rigging
View Single Post
Old 01-31-2012
sneuman sneuman is offline
Senior Member
Join Date: Jan 2003
Location: Severna Park
Posts: 438
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Rep Power: 13
sneuman is on a distinguished road
FWIW ...

According to Lin and Larry Pardey - "Capable Cruiser, 3rd ed":
"... avoid rod rigging like the plague - it has absolutely no place on an offshore passagemaker. We have seen it fail more often than any other type of rigging. No matter how carefully you inspect it, rod rigging can still fail with no warning signs."
Reply With Quote Share with Facebook