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Old 23-08-2009, 10:55   #16
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The few times I had it up I found the EZest way to douse this was to start at the clew and stuff it in its bag while slowly lowering the halyard. If the wind is strong, it's a real bitch.

I think if one were to use a sock, it would have to goto the clew rather then the head like a spink'r.

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