SailNet Community - View Single Post - Control lines for Lewmar traveller size 2
View Single Post
post #1 of Old 04-20-2014 Thread Starter
benesailor
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Dec 2012
Posts: 845
Thanks: 2
Thanked 21 Times in 17 Posts
Rep Power: 8
 
Control lines for Lewmar traveller size 2

Looking for some ideas for what size and type of line for a lewmar size 2 traveler.
Specs:
Mid-boom sheeting
Boat Length 40'

My current cordage is not working. It swells up and is binding/slowing my car down. Just the the wrong stuff for the job. Wrong size and all.

I can't find the specs for this traveller on-line.

Looking for something that is slippery, less kink.

Would New england ropes regatta braid 8mm work? or go with 10mm? Single braid?
I know what they recommend; what do y'all think?

Any recommendations would be much appreciated.
benesailor is offline  
 
 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome