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Not sure how practical this is, as I've never tried it:
Some time ago I read an article about a reefing setup where the guy had one line and a s/s hook with an eye welded to it.
the hook was lifted to the cringles by putting the eye on a boat hook and dropping the hook into the reefing cringles. That way, only one reefing line; the line doesn't have to be reaved through the cringle; use the same hook and line for each reef!
(there's going to be some flapping of Dacron, I think, when moving from reef 1 to reef 2)
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