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post #4 of Old 08-27-2012
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Re: Replace standing rigging?

Originally Posted by jsaronson View Post
All standing rigging should be stainless steel. No, that's not normal stuff. Looks like a DIY replacement.
Did you have the boat surveyed when you bought it? What did the surveyor say?
I wouldn't sail with that rig.
The wire appears to be 1x19 stainless wire. Probably type 316.
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