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I am going to try a core to core and bury the cover with a different piece of line. I just did not want to try on this new halyard material at $2. per foot. If I had to cut it off (already did once) I might have ended up with a halyard that was 3-4' too short. I particularly liked the pulling tool he was using rather than beating his hands and fingers up pulling the tension on the line. I agree, good video!
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I am going to try a core to core and bury the cover with a different piece of line. I just did not want to try on this new halyard material at $2. per foot. If I had to cut it off (already did once) I might have ended up with a halyard that was 3-4' too short. I particularly liked the pulling tool he was using rather than beating his hands and fingers up pulling the tension on the line. I agree, good video!
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