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Re: used masts
What Faster said. Try to find a mast that is as close to your current one as possible, and not shorter, or you will not be able to use existing sails, or will have to lower the boom (watch out for your head). Few inches longer should not be a problem and I would not cut it. You will likely have to do some modifications to the hardware and standing rigging. Brand new replacement masts can be very expensive. Your boat has a fractional rig and thus lighter mast than same length masthead rigged boats.
Doable, but a bit more complicated than most people expect.
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