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rbyham 07-02-2013 04:00 AM

Another what is this thread
 
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Found this on boat yesterday. I do have a Hood furler. TIA.

PhilipStevens 07-02-2013 06:28 AM

Re: Another what is this thread
 
It is used to put the headsail into the furler. http://shop.sailnet.com/schaefer-gen...r-p-26915.html

http://www.hoodyachtsystems.com/accessories.htm

More explanation http://www.sailorspeak.com/2012/03/31/pre-feeder/

MARC2012 07-02-2013 07:29 AM

Re: Another what is this thread
 
Called a prefeeder.marc

rbyham 07-04-2013 09:28 AM

Re: Another what is this thread
 
Thanks folks... never heard of a prefeeder. The links did not work but I did some research on that term. I basically understand its purpose now. Thanks again...

PhilipStevens 07-04-2013 12:45 PM

Re: Another what is this thread
 
Apologies for the links not working, but they should have!

I will check before posting next time.

I have now put the links in full.


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