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post #3 of Old 12-05-2012
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Re: rod rigging replacement

Wire rope will be just fine. It won't make any difference to the way the boat sails, or the strength of the rig. Rod was a popular option for racers back then, but for the average cruiser it is not worth the additional expense IMHO.

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