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The Top 5 Reasons Top-Down Spinnaker Furlers Are Awesome For Asymmetrical Spinnakers

Top-down furling has a ton advantages over standard hoisting of asymmetrical spinnakers for shorthanded sailing and cruising. Top-down furling systems were originally designed for hard-core ocean racers, but they can make ripping downwind even more accessible for cruising crews and … Continue reading

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The Truth About In-Mast Furling Mainsails

In-mast furling mainsails are popular on many cruising boats, and the conveniences is hard to beat. By Jeff Thorpe, Quantum Pacific & David Flynn, Quantum Annapolis With the Strictly Sail Pacific boat show kicking off this week at Jack London … Continue reading

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Top-down Furling Spinnaker Demo by Selden

Considering a top-down furling system for your spinnaker? Here's a great demonstration by Scott Alexander of Selden. 

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