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Re: Pearson 30 rig tuning

We replaced all the rigging on our P303 and for tuning I used the advice from the following sources. The first is an article that Bill Shaw wrote. The other is from a former member of SN who now runs and posts at He also runs a race boat. We use a Loose guage, which is nice for getting the tension right but is not necessary, but the rest of it is just measuring and sighting up the mast, then going sailing:

Rig tuning instructions - adjust your rig
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