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Date Posted: - Thursday - 06/21/07 - 1:02am
Author: Steve "Pyxis"
Subject: Junk rig
In reply to: Marty Butzen 's message, "Junk rig for a Mariner?" on - Wednesday - 06/20/07 - 12:10pm

Take a look on page six of the archives (upper right corner of this page). There was a discussion that got a little heated but it might give you an idea about the subject.

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[> Gaff Rig -- Gordon (yep....), - Friday - 06/22/07 - 5:51pm

You know, I was thinking about converting my M-40 to a gaff rig. It usially seems like a good idea after a couple of glasses of gin - and I've been drinking alot lately. I've made a couple of sketches - usially on bar napkins. And I do really like the idea, there is that little problem of a triad in the way, not to mention the spreaders are too low. But, I think it would look great! You could argue it would ruin the 'balance', but it's not a fast sailer anyway..... - just a thought....


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