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#79: How to DIY Inspect, Repair & Replace Rigging

Thank goodness we went with the hi-mods, as we were able to change these out ourselves and get our (newly-stepped) rig back up and going again on our own, without having to call in a rigger.  Just some fun tips … Continue reading

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Ch. 10: The Shuddering Shroud

“If we snap one of those battens, I don’t have a spare,” Yannick tells the crew after we put in the third reef. Thankfully the storm off the tip of Florida was intense but very brief, lasting a grand total … Continue reading

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March 5, 2014 – Rigs & Ribs

Isn’t that just the way it always happens?  You let your guard down.  Go out and have some fun.  And, it comes back to bite ya!  We thought we had made it through the worst of the projects.  Crossed everything … Continue reading

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