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what size turnbuckles for colubia 29

I'm going to replace my standing rigging on my col. 29 1974. Does any owner know the standard shroud diameter or the size turnbuckle I would get? Mine has this kind, and I intend to get the same kind:

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Why not get a set of calipers and just measure the rigging?? Your best bet, if the mast is down, is to take the rigging off the boat and take it to a rigging shop. Given the age of your boat, you probably should have a rigger look at the chainplates and mast tangs as a precaution.
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