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Re: Captain Wanted - Short Delivery Apr 13

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Originally Posted by eherlihy View Post
I would accept that explanation, except that as I look at the line wrapped around the winch, the load seems to be above the winch, not below it. (perhaps a Cunningham?)
Just guessing but maybe.... the winch mounts to side of mast where there is a wide mounting surface; the line runs through a turning block on the centerline so that there is a straight lift. It would be great if the Op could enlighten us.

Sorry for the tread drift also .
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