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  • Buzz
    And the name of your new photo album is ...?
    Message 1 of 5 , Jan 7, 2007
      And the name of your new photo album is ...?


      mooreracer wrote:

      > Steve,
      >
      > I started a new folder in the photos section with pics of
      > Poltergeist's backstay. Hard to get good shots and didn't get any of
      > the 3rd cascade but it runs from an eye bolted to the aft cockpit
      > wall thru a block on the end of the 2nd cascade and then to the
      > purchase. Hard to describe but seems to work fairly well. Hopefully
      > others can add pics of their own setups that are likely better than
      > mine.
      >
      > Good luck with #40
      >
      > Kevin
      > Poltergeist #7
      >
      > --- In moore24sailors@yahoogroups.com
      > <mailto:moore24sailors%40yahoogroups.com>, Steve Diamond
      > <stephen_d_55804@...> wrote:
      > >
      > > Kevin - Thanks for the description - that helps a lot. A picture
      > would be great if you have the time.
      > >
      > > Steve
      > >
      > > ----- Original Message ----
      > > From: mooreracer <no_reply@yahoogroups.com
      > <mailto:no_reply%40yahoogroups.com>>
      > > To: moore24sailors@yahoogroups.com
      > <mailto:moore24sailors%40yahoogroups.com>
      > > Sent: Friday, January 5, 2007 1:05:43 AM
      > > Subject: [Moore 24 Sailors] Re: Describe your backstay system
      > >
      > >
      > >
      > >
      > >
      > >
      > >
      > >
      > >
      > >
      > >
      > >
      > >
      > > Poltergeist has 6:1 pulling on 3 cascades (2 inside the
      > boat, 1
      > >
      > > outside) for 48:1. 6:1 is anchored up under the rail forward of
      > the
      > >
      > > aft cockpit bulkhead in order to get enough throw in the system.
      > Also
      > >
      > > have a stretch cord retractor to help the system release
      > completely.
      > >
      > > Cable cascade through the deck (because of chafe concerns) and 12
      > >
      > > strand cascades inside. Kinda hard to describe, I'll try and take
      > some
      > >
      > > pics over the weekend.
      > >
      > >
      > >
      > > I think all (or most) of the boats still use the "in-the-boat" set
      > up ,
      > >
      > > with the exception of the open transom boats which use a split
      > >
      > > cascading system outside the boat.
      > >
      > >
      > >
      > > Kevin
      > >
      > > Poltergeist #7
      > >
      > >
      > >
      > > --- In moore24sailors@ yahoogroups. com, "stephen_d_55804"
      > >
      > > <stephen_d_55804@ ...> wrote:
      > >
      > > >
      > >
      > > > I'm rebuilding #40 and I'm looking for descriptions of how people
      > have
      > >
      > > > their backstays setup. Does everyone use under-deck purchase
      > systems?
      > >
      > > > Where and how are they anchored? What sort of mechanical
      > advantage are
      > >
      > > > people using (24:1, 48:1, etc.). Any advice would be greatly
      > >
      > > > appreciated. Pictures would be fabulous.
      > >
      > > >
      > >
      > > > Thanks!
      > >
      > > >
      > >
      > >
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    • benjaminbraden@aol.com
      I ll take some shots of #26 tomorrow and get them up and posted. Ben In a message dated 1/7/2007 5:08:17 PM Pacific Standard Time, buzz4@socal.rr.com writes:
      Message 2 of 5 , Jan 7, 2007
        I'll take some shots of #26 tomorrow and get them up and posted.

        Ben

        In a message dated 1/7/2007 5:08:17 PM Pacific Standard Time,
        buzz4@... writes:




        And the name of your new photo album is ...?

        mooreracer wrote:

        > Steve,
        >
        > I started a new folder in the photos section with pics of
        > Poltergeist' Poltergeist'<WBR>s backstay. Hard to get good shots and
        > the 3rd cascade but it runs from an eye bolted to the aft cockpit
        > wall thru a block on the end of the 2nd cascade and then to the
        > purchase. Hard to describe but seems to work fairly well. Hopefully
        > others can add pics of their own setups that are likely better than
        > mine.
        >
        > Good luck with #40
        >
        > Kevin
        > Poltergeist #7
        >
        > --- In _moore24sailors@moore24sailomoo_
        (mailto:moore24sailors@yahoogroups.com)
        > <mailto:moore24sailmailto:moore24samailt>, Steve Diamond
        > <stephen_d_55804@ste> wrote:
        > >
        > > Kevin - Thanks for the description - that helps a lot. A picture
        > would be great if you have the time.
        > >
        > > Steve
        > >
        > > ----- Original Message ----
        > > From: mooreracer <_no_reply@yahoogroupno_re_
        (mailto:no_reply@yahoogroups.com)
        > <mailto:no_reply%mailto:no_replmai>>
        > > To: _moore24sailors@moore24sailomoo_
        (mailto:moore24sailors@yahoogroups.com)
        > <mailto:moore24sailmailto:moore24samailt>
        > > Sent: Friday, January 5, 2007 1:05:43 AM
        > > Subject: [Moore 24 Sailors] Re: Describe your backstay system
        > >
        > >
        > >
        > >
        > >
        > >
        > >
        > >
        > >
        > >
        > >
        > >
        > >
        > > Poltergeist has 6:1 pulling on 3 cascades (2 inside the
        > boat, 1
        > >
        > > outside) for 48:1. 6:1 is anchored up under the rail forward of
        > the
        > >
        > > aft cockpit bulkhead in order to get enough throw in the system.
        > Also
        > >
        > > have a stretch cord retractor to help the system release
        > completely.
        > >
        > > Cable cascade through the deck (because of chafe concerns) and 12
        > >
        > > strand cascades inside. Kinda hard to describe, I'll try and take
        > some
        > >
        > > pics over the weekend.
        > >
        > >
        > >
        > > I think all (or most) of the boats still use the "in-the-boat" set
        > up ,
        > >
        > > with the exception of the open transom boats which use a split
        > >
        > > cascading system outside the boat.
        > >
        > >
        > >
        > > Kevin
        > >
        > > Poltergeist #7
        > >
        > >
        > >
        > > --- In moore24sailors@ yahoogroups. com, "stephen_d_55804"
        > >
        > > <stephen_d_55804@ ...> wrote:
        > >
        > > >
        > >
        > > > I'm rebuilding #40 and I'm looking for descriptions of how people
        > have
        > >
        > > > their backstays setup. Does everyone use under-deck purchase
        > systems?
        > >
        > > > Where and how are they anchored? What sort of mechanical
        > advantage are
        > >
        > > > people using (24:1, 48:1, etc.). Any advice would be greatly
        > >
        > > > appreciated. Pictures would be fabulous.
        > >
        > > >
        > >
        > > > Thanks!
        > >
        > > >
        > >
        > >
        > >
        > >
        > >
        > >
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        > >
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      • mooreracer
        Moved them to a new album named Rigging pics in case someone wants to add pics of other systems on their Moore.
        Message 3 of 5 , Jan 7, 2007
          Moved them to a new album named "Rigging pics" in case someone wants to
          add pics of other systems on their Moore.
          --- In moore24sailors@yahoogroups.com, Buzz <buzz4@...> wrote:
          >
          > And the name of your new photo album is ...?
          >
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