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 Indeed I do. As  I understand it fore and back stay tension is usually higher than the shrouds, Starting point for tensioning shrouds with 1/8 " is 240, fore and backstay 300.
----- Original Message -----
Sent: Sunday, June 15, 2003 8:28 PM
Subject: Re:

forestay is adjusted by back stay tensioner., in light airs sails, including forestay loose as pressure increases u increase backstay tension to remove the extra draft in jib and point better. my forestay/backstay is usually pretty slack but as wind increases it is harded up  to a point that sometimes excessed shroud tension.
I am assuming u have a back stay tensioner?????????
----- Original Message -----
From: Rob/Linda
Sent: Sunday, June 15, 2003 6:06 PM

what about the forestay and backstay?

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