26786[bolger] Re: Junk Rigged Birdwatcher
- Feb 28, 2003
>An interesting idea, and it looks great. But it's contrary to theCertainly the junk rig wouldn't be a quick/simple to build as the
>overriding theme of Birdwatcher -- in a word, "simplicity." As PCB
>explained, the original rig was intended to be "so quick to strike
>down that there would be no temptation to try to row her with the rig
>standing . . ."
sprit, but I'd reserve judgement on how easily it's reefed/struck
until I was the one doing it. Hasn't PCB been offering junk-rig
variants for their handiness?
415 W.46th Street
New York, New York 10036
Mobile (646) 325-8325
Office (212) 247-0296
- << Previous post in topic Next post in topic >>