Join Date: Aug 2001
Location: Noank, Connecticut, USA
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Re: New sailor looking for help - Harrison Bay, TN
The one place not to skimp is your standing rigging. Buy the right stuff and do it the right way.
It's probably gonna be easier to take the mast down (on a boat that size) then go up in a chair and try to work while swinging around on a small boat.
1999 CATALINA 36 MKII