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  • Key West Lovers

    57 members Latest Activity: Nov 29, 2013 This group is for anyone who loves Key West whether you have been there or hope to go. If you want information about KW or have stories to share…

  • Florida Sailors

    106 members Latest Activity: Nov 29, 2013 a gathering place for sailors in the best sailing state in the nation.

  • MEETUPS OF MEMBERS

    28 members Latest Activity: Jan 21, 2012 THIS IS A GROUP FOR PHOTOS AND DISCUSSION OF SEAKNOT MEMBERS WHO HAVE VISITED AND MET EACH OTHER....PLEASE POST PHOTOS AND TELL US ABOUT THE…

  • Galveston Bay & Texas Coastal Sailors

    38 members Latest Activity: Jun 19 For Galveston Bay and Texas Coast Sailors to share sailing stories, trips on ICW, good and bad anchorages, events and plan raft-ups, etc.

  • Gulf Coast Sailing

    66 members Latest Activity: Mar 7

  • Sensible Small Boat Cruising

    108 members Latest Activity: Nov 29, 2013 A group to discuss cruising in small boats. (25-36 feet). That's not set in stone, but I'm partial to that kind of cruising.

  • Favorite Cruising Destination!

    24 members Latest Activity: Oct 22, 2011 What's your favorite cruising destination? Please include the following in your post: 1)Cruising Area-North/So Amer, So Pac, Eastern Med, etc.…

  • Chefs at Sea

    107 members Latest Activity: Jun 9 While you may not be considered a chef in your kitchen, at sea in your galley you are. Join this group and share your stories and recipes from the…

  • Friends of SSCA

    41 members Latest Activity: Nov 29, 2013 Group for SSCA members and supporters of this great cruising association

  • Crew Members

    87 members Latest Activity: Jan 7 This group is open to anybody who is currently working as crew, looking for crewing positions, or looking for crew members.

  • Sailing Singles

    169 members Latest Activity: Nov 29, 2013 Virtual Raft Up for sailing singles to keep in touch & to share experiences, thoughts & ideas

  • FEMALE BOAT OWNERS AND SAILORS

    100 members Latest Activity: Nov 29, 2013 THIS IS A GROUP FOR US GALS, TO SHARE IN THE JOYS OF SAILING...AND THE NOT SO JOYS....POST PICTURES...SHARE TIPS...WELCOME

Latest Activity

Jim Malone posted an event

SEAS Fall Picnic at Haverstraw Marina North Dock

September 28, 2014 from 11am to 5pm
SEAS FALL PICNIC. Sunday September 28th. 11AM to 5PMHaverstraw Marina North Dock 600 Beach Road West Havestraw NYhttp://www.meetup.com/SEAS-Bergen-County-Sailing-Meetup/See More
yesterday
foster replied to foster's discussion Spinakker halyard chafe in the group Beneteau 40 & 43
"Hello Franc, Did you put this block directly on the  "O" ring that originally directed the spinnaker halyard. With the asymmetric spinnaker we have on a Facnor Spinex furling system we have to put a strong tension. Is there a risk…"
Monday
Franc replied to foster's discussion Spinakker halyard chafe in the group Beneteau 40 & 43
"I went up the mast and installed a block to put the halyard through. Problem solved! "
Sunday
foster replied to foster's discussion Spinakker halyard chafe in the group Beneteau 40 & 43
"Reply by foster 1 second ago Delete Hello Bruce, Thanks for the answer. I think I am going to modify this Beneteau Z spar set up to improve and diminish chafe and then put a new halyard. Simplest would be to attach a block to the ring. But this…"
Friday
foster replied to foster's discussion Spinakker halyard chafe in the group Beneteau 40 & 43
"Hello Bruce, Thanks for the answer. I think I am going to modify this Beneteau Z spar set up to improve and diminish chafe and then put a new halyard. Simplest would be to attach a block to the ring. But this could interfere with the genoa…"
Friday
Bruce Bogdanoff replied to Ed English's discussion Tac Failure on Ben 40
"Check you wiring harness on the back of the engine panel. Pull the connectors apart and together several times to remove corrosion. The spray with WD 40 or electronics cleaner. I the put an electrical Dielectric grease  on the connectors before…"
Friday
Bruce Bogdanoff replied to foster's discussion Spinakker halyard chafe in the group Beneteau 40 & 43
"I have a pole lift that goes to the pulley (Reel?) below the bracket that captures the Gennaker Halyard. I also have chafe on the line and on my second spinnaker line. The first one was replaced under warrenty as the chafe occurred within a year of…"
Friday
foster added a discussion to the group Beneteau 40 & 43
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Spinakker halyard chafe

Hello,As many of you I guess the spinaker halyard ruptured from chafe on the ring that guides down near the mast a little above the frontstay.Did any of you modify this to minimize the chafe? Do you also use the spare reel next probably for pole toplift ?Any suggestions or pictures would be very welcomed.For the moment trying to dry the chute in the garden....ThanksDenisSee More
Friday
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