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Topic Review (Newest First)
05-13-2011 08:35 PM
Liquorice If it's a CDI tie on a messenger line to the halyard or you'll loose the halyard up the foil.
05-13-2011 08:28 PM
rockDAWG Oh yeah, make sure you stand on the windward side.

Ask me how I know this!
05-13-2011 08:13 PM
TQA And have at least one large sail tie handy.

Ask me how I know this!
05-13-2011 07:26 PM
Minnewaska No matter what it is, it should basically require the process silvio describes. Once you unfurl it, it should be fairly obvious. The trick is to do it in very light wind if possible.
05-13-2011 06:43 PM
Sublime It's most likely either a CDI or a furlex. Looking at pics, it looks like a CDI
05-13-2011 05:27 PM
Silvio What kind of furler?
On my Schaeffer you unfurl the sail, release the lower shackle, ease the halyard while guiding the bolt rope out of the track. Remove the upper shackle and you are golden.
05-13-2011 05:14 PM
Sublime
roller furler question

How do you take the jib off the roller furler? My jib needs to go in for repair.

 
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