Originally Posted by outbound
Humbly disagree with Jon about electric winches. Find don't need the motor in the beginning and like to feel the tension in the line at the end so hand crank that part but it's a joy in the middle. Mostly "single" as one of us is either down below, up in the bow daydreaming or sleeping.
Nah, trust me - if I sailed an Outbound 46, I'd have electric winches, as well... (grin)