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Staysail sheet lead-block tracks
Our 31 foot boat is supposed to be a cutter, but has never been sailed as one. I've recently rigged our inner fore-stay and want to set up a loose-footed stay-sail, no boom.
My question is about where to place the tracks for the sheet lead-blocks. It could be on the cabin top, or on the rail. If on the cabin top, the tracks will be much closer to the center line of the boat, obviously.
Do you know of any advantages or disadvantages to either option?
Thanks, as always,
Pacific Seacraft Mariah 31