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Forum: Gear & Maintenance   07-05-2013
Replies: 21
Views: 1,808
Posted By Goatman24
Re: Boom Line Set Up?

Thank you again Denise. We spent yesterday going down to a Tall Ships Festival in the Port of Cleveland and had a great 4th of July. That video is very cool.

I appreciate all the help everyone...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   07-04-2013
Replies: 21
Views: 1,808
Posted By Goatman24
Re: Boom Line Set Up?

Thanks for that Denise. Good to know.

Everybody have a happy 4th.

Best version of the Star Spangled Banner I've ever heard of :
Pull up YouTube and type in "Madison Rising Star Spangled...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   07-04-2013
Replies: 21
Views: 1,808
Posted By Goatman24
Re: Boom Line Set Up?

One other puzzle, there are two locations for the mast to mount in the floor of the boat. One is about 10" behind the other one. What is the reason for this? Are you supposed to use one if you are...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   07-04-2013
Replies: 21
Views: 1,808
Posted By Goatman24
Re: Boom Line Set Up?

Ted, notice in the picture attached that it looks like they are running the main sheet onto the aft end of the keel and then in the middle there appears to be two cam cleats which I'm guessing are...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   07-04-2013
Replies: 21
Views: 1,808
Posted By Goatman24
Re: Boom Line Set Up?

That makes sense to me.

From the last picture you posted it looks like the jib lines would be cleated down on the cleat cams over the keel. I'm not sure if I could do that now that I've got the...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   07-04-2013
Replies: 21
Views: 1,808
Posted By Goatman24
Re: Boom Line Set Up?

Ted, yes a picture is worth a thousand words. I did use the picture you sent along with some others I pulled up as a guide. When I was at WM yesterday I spoke to a customer who sails that didn't...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   07-04-2013
Replies: 21
Views: 1,808
Posted By Goatman24
Re: Boom Line Set Up?

Ok, the old line used on the traveler had a knot tied to the pulley which I'll need to undo on the new line. Not sure why they would have had it tied.

The main sheet comes up from the traveler but...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   07-03-2013
Replies: 21
Views: 1,808
Posted By Goatman24
Boom Line Set Up?

I recently purchased a 1965 Whistler 11' sailboat and am trying to figure out the rigging correctly. I need to know the correct route for the boom line. (Not sure of the technical term). I've...
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