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Re: Windlass Installation

Originally Posted by Faster View Post
Looks like a tidy job.. will be interested to hear whether or not the rope rode makes it 'down the spout' so to speak in practice.. Could be you'll need someone below to assist until you get to chain.
If the rode doesn't make it down the "spout" I'm prepared to have a small motor & 2 rollers pinch the line & power it in, when "UP" is selected. The whole point of this exercise is to single hand.
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