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backstay

thin leather strip overlying and reinforcing the heel seam that joins medial and lateral quarters of the shoe upper
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A two-spreader Southern Spars carbon mast carries a square-headed North mainsail, twin running backstays, and a large asymmetric spinnaker is flown from a fixed carbon bowsprit (removable for transport).
Keel stepped carbon masts from Southern Spars are used and supported by hydraulic backstays plus powered winches can be fitted.
At sea I found plenty of space behind the grinding crew to trim the running backstays and Kirby has been happy with the layout.
The Dutch boat was leading its class on the first downwind leg but dismasted when the backstay let go, ending the St.
The GL560 has a deck stepped, alloy Z-Spars 9/10th rig from another local La Rochelle company, with in-mast furling Elvstrom mainsail, supported by outboard wire shrouds and double backstays.
Wire halyards and running backstays should be inspected for "fishhooks" and rust
Application ref: R/2012/0882/LB Validation Date: December 3, 2012 Address: Holly House, 60 Westgate, Guisborough, TS13 6AY Proposal: Listed building consent for installation of four metal backstays onto metal railing.
Crowd favourite Backstays and Halyards soon followed and the audience began to move, chanting and raising their fists in time with the "woh-oh" gang vocals.
Inspect wire halyards and running backstays for ``fishhooks'' and rust.
B&G electronics and push-button hydraulic controls are logically arranged and close at hand, whilst the main sheet traveller and hydraulic Harken 990's for the running backstays are located aft of the helm positions.