Recent content by Captain Gary

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    Dufour 31 main halyard issues

    shemandr, thanks for the input. I'm having a rigger try to unjam it from the between the sheave and re-orient things tomorrow morning. Hopefully I can forgo the expense of bringing the mast down although I'm sure it will have to be done eventually.
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    Dufour 31 main halyard issues

    Thank you for your reply. Kind of confirms my suspicion that the topping lift rope jumped into the halyard sheave as why would it need sheave when it only goes up and down maybe 6 to 8 inches ?
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    Dufour 31 main halyard issues

    I would appreciate any help regarding the binding and seizing of my wire rope atop the mainmast in what appears to be the lone sheave now occupied by my topping lift line ? After three trips up the mast, I have learned little except that the wire is still stuck and I am about to take it to a...