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Re: Roller Furling failure .
My furler cost me around $100 and has no way of getting a halyard wrap.It has had no failures in the 28 years I've been using it, nor do I know anyone else who has had one fail ,in the last 30 years since I designed it. One moving part, a one piece unit. No connections to break. Build your own furler.
It is similar to the Famet, and Simplicite rig.
Brent Swain, Boat designer, Builder, and author of "Origami Metal Boatbuilding"
Last edited by Brent Swain; 10-04-2012 at 11:23 PM.