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by JohnReinagel
Thu Jun 15, 2017 2:34 pm
Forum: Rigging and Sails
Topic: Camber spar too long?
Replies: 11
Views: 6778

Re: Camber spar too long?

Thank you Hans for your reply and insight. I had as much slack in the cable as the hardware connections allowed, but yet with the camber spar resting near the swage, the cable must have been crimped (??) enough to sheer. Since posting this I have read of some people using PVC or something like a shr...
by JohnReinagel
Mon Jun 05, 2017 2:18 pm
Forum: Rigging and Sails
Topic: Camber spar too long?
Replies: 11
Views: 6778

Camber spar too long?

I recently purchased a 1984 Hoyt F32, while attempting to set up the camber spar I was unable to get the grommets over the horns at the clew. I saw a post that someone actually lashed line and stretched the sail to get the grommets on the horns. I did this and did get the grommets on the horns. For ...
by JohnReinagel
Tue May 09, 2017 12:19 pm
Forum: Buy/Sell/Trade
Topic: 1984 F32 Gun Mount hardware
Replies: 10
Views: 7738

Re: 1984 F32 Gun Mount hardware

Thanks Mike. It sounds like you have your work cut out for you! I wish you great success with that. The boat I am considering already has the correct pulpit luckily as it did have the gun mount set up, so it's really just the pole and it's mount specs that I will need. I do have a small mill and lat...
by JohnReinagel
Mon May 08, 2017 4:06 pm
Forum: Buy/Sell/Trade
Topic: 1984 F32 Gun Mount hardware
Replies: 10
Views: 7738

1984 F32 Gun Mount hardware

I am seriously considering making an offer on a F32, but unfortunately it does not have the gun mount set up. I'm not so concerned about the spinnaker itself, just the hardware involved, which includes the pole. Does anyone know of where I might obtain one, or at the very least, be able to get the s...