SailNet Community - View Single Post - Pulling down head sail in strong winds?
View Single Post
post #8 of Old 07-23-2018
deniseO30
One of None
 
deniseO30's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2006
Location: Bristol pa
Posts: 8,044
Thanks: 85
Thanked 193 Times in 181 Posts
Rep Power: 15
   
Re: Pulling down head sail in strong winds?

It can be a little confusing because, you do not ever want to lose the end of the jib halyard while also keeping the jib sheets under control, so the foot of the headsail isn't flailing all over the deck.

"Next best thing to not having a boat? The knowledge from having one!" Denise, Bristol PA, On Tidal Delaware River, Anchor Yacht Club.
To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.


To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.

My last project!
To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.
deniseO30 is offline  
 
 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome