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Old 11-07-2013, 16:30   #1
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furler question

hi all,need abrains trust.fitting a profurl c350 .I have installed a 300 mm plate from the deck to turnbuckle[to help clear anchor ].iam wanting to secure the furling drum to top of turnbuckle instead of deckside of turnbuckle.reason 1,i can adjust forestay easier/ican set the antiwrap on the forestay at ground before mast is raised[no going up mast].has any one have thoughts on this issue regards greg
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Old 11-07-2013, 20:12   #2
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hi all,need abrains trust.fitting a profurl c350 .I have installed a 300 mm plate from the deck to turnbuckle[to help clear anchor ].iam wanting to secure the furling drum to top of turnbuckle instead of deckside of turnbuckle.reason 1,i can adjust forestay easier/ican set the antiwrap on the forestay at ground before mast is raised[no going up mast].has any one have thoughts on this issue regards greg
Would that put all the twisting moment on the cotter pin?
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Old 13-07-2013, 16:02   #3
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hi guy thanks for your reply ,same way of fastening furler and forestay just hooking topside of turnbuckle not deckside. cheers greg
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