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Re: Crash jibe buffer

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Originally Posted by Minnewaska View Post
The Wichard Gyb'easy boom brake is a pretty ingenious and simple device. Outrageous money for a simple molded piece of aluminum and some stretch line, but patents exist for a reason. The only downside is they are limited to 400-500 sf mainsails. Don't know why they haven't made a larger one.
Ditto - I have this system. It works well so far **~9200nm} but time may tell...


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