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Re: Interesting Sailboats

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Originally Posted by hannah2 View Post
Paulo,

Take a look at this one for a tensioner. I'm sorry I have not had one for many years but felt they were the perfect stay sail/solent tensioner. I think it was made by Schaefer. It is Item # 12 on this website

Staysail and inner forestay hardware and quick release fittings from Rigging Only
Thanks.I am not familiar with that model. Here the ones that are used are nšs 13 and 14 (Winchard). I guess Erick uses nš 13 that is the one that I intend to mount. Just to be sure that is the right size

If I understand well the design the one you point will work well but it will not be as fast as any of the other two and we are talking about a removable stay that will only be mounted in bad weather.

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Paulo
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