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Re: Mainsail reefing points ...
Last year I led my reefing lines aft to the cockpit, with the main halyard, reef 1, and reef 2 through a triple rope clutch, all sharing a Lewmar 16 self tailer on the starboard coach roof. simply 1) ease the halyard, 2) haul in the single reefing line, and 3) haul in the halyard. when setting the 1st reef I also need to tidy up the slack for reef 2...
I appreciate not having to get out on deck to reef, especially when I'm single handed. my biggest complaint is the extra friction of the single line through the cringles, but this can be reduced by adding small blocks. as with most things, what works for some is anathema for others.