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Re: Halyards getting caught up on staysail fitting

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If you can't outwit the halyards then perhaps you should just remove the unused fitting. Keep any hardware etc. as you may want to re-install it some day.
I think I'll try to tame the halyards first, but so far my boat is way smarter than me.
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Re: Halyards getting caught up on staysail fitting

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...run the halyard from the head of the sail *down* to a cleat, then up.
Awesome trick, thanks!
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