I, Tom, made this just becasue I could ©
Quote: The world is 70% water, Sail - SY Jackamy T-Shirt
Here you will find stuff on Tom's travels, with empasis on video, pictures and PC Desktop wallpapers.
I'm a sailor and WiFi specialist, so you'll find technical stuff here too.
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“Pole Back” “hoist” “MADE” “sheet on” Spinnaker bag floats down forlornly to droop in the water, Adagio for Strings plays as the owner tearfully watches another bag sink beneath the waves.
Obviously I’ve never done this myself*, but I’ve seen it happen more often than Wild Oats gets protested.
My solution is Ebay Laundry bags $24.80 inc postage. They have a strap on the bottom for a tie down string, have tabs around the top to which you can attach clips for the corners, or velcro cable ties (jaycar) can be colour coded to your spinnaker and are reversible for that special crew member who puts their underpants on the outside.
The picture is of Shaw Things Spinnakers, don’t be fooled, my boat maybe small, my spinnakers are not. I recon .....
12° 27.6' S, 130° 48.1' E