myHanse.com - Hanse Yacht Owners Website myHanse.com - Hanse Yacht Owners Website myHanse.com - Hanse Yacht Owners Website myHanse.com - Hanse Yacht Owners Website

Welcome to myHanse.com the forum for Hanse Yachts owners throughout the world.

Forum Home Forum Home > General > Chit Chat
  New Posts New Posts RSS Feed - Rigging a preventer
  FAQ FAQ  Forum Search   Events   Register Register  Login Login

Rigging a preventer

 Post Reply Post Reply
Author
Message
SausalitoDave View Drop Down
Commadore
Commadore


Joined: 13 October 2014
Location: Sausalito
Status: Offline
Points: 356
Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote SausalitoDave Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Topic: Rigging a preventer
    Posted: 22 June 2018 at 14:49
I am planning to rig a preventer on my 505. I plan to use 3/16 Dynema as pendants from the aft-end of the boom and retain the with a cleat near the goose neck. I will then use polyester lines for control lines that run from the mast to the bow and then back to the cockpit. My questions are: (1) do I need thimbles at the goose neck end of the Dynema or is a simple eye slice sufficient? (2) should I use a locking metal shackle on the control line or is a soft shackle good?  Any suggestions from more experienced riggers appreciated.  Thanks

Dave
Festina Lente
Hanse 505-17

Edited by SausalitoDave - 22 June 2018 at 21:49
Back to Top
 Post Reply Post Reply
  Share Topic   

Forum Jump Forum Permissions View Drop Down

Forum Software by Web Wiz Forums® version 11.04
Copyright ©2001-2015 Web Wiz Ltd.

This page was generated in 0.031 seconds.

Links : www.hanseyachts.co.uk www.hanseyachts.com www.fjordboats.co.uk www.dehler.co.uk www.varianta.co.uk