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Several sail slides broke on my Mainsail on my Tartan 37. They are all currently whipped on. Thinking of changing all to shackles and plastic guards for the sake of changing more easily. Anyone see any reason not to do this?
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In looking my old main over, prior to buying a new one, I noticed that the brass sail slides had been badly worn by the stainless steel shackles. I plan on giving the webing a try on the new sail for this reason.
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