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Re: [capri26] Re: THANKS FOR THE INPUT TO: DIFFICULTY WITH ROLLER FURLING

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  • Ted Wright
    Mine runs down the port side, and mine was set up by the PO with a small pulley (block) at each stanchion base. Head sail opens and closes pretty smoothly.
    Message 1 of 5 , Mar 25, 2013
      Mine runs down the port side, and mine was set up by the PO with a small pulley (block) at each stanchion base. Head sail opens and closes pretty smoothly.


      From: Richard <cavelamb@...>
      To: capri26@yahoogroups.com
      Sent: Mon, March 25, 2013 12:03:16 PM
      Subject: Re: [capri26] Re: THANKS FOR THE INPUT TO: DIFFICULTY WITH ROLLER FURLING

       

      I have pulleys mounted on the bow and stern rail where the line turns.
      The rest in between  are eyelets.



      On 3/25/2013 1:55 PM, jferrell24 wrote:
       

      Down the port side.

      --- In capri26@yahoogroups.com, Mark Miller and M'lou Brubaker <markandmlou@...> wrote:
      >
      > Does your furler line run down your port or starboard side?
      >
      > - Mark and M'lou
      > " Raven" #77
      >
      >
      >
      > On Mar 25, 2013, at 6:45 AM, jferrell24 wrote:
      >
      > > Thanks to everyone for the in response to the question about
      > > difficulty with my roller furling. I discovered that I actually had
      > > line rubbing on the inside of the drum. I shortened the line and am
      > > more attentive to maintain some tension on the line when deploying
      > > the jib. Additionally I found groves cut by the line in the plastic
      > > eyelets of the guides, which increased the friction in recovering
      > > the jib. I ordered stanchion mounted furling fairleads from Catalina
      > > Direct which have stainless eyelets. Thanks again.
      > >
      > >
      >



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