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    Paul White
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      Issue: While the mainsheet doesn’t come under any stress once the mainsail is hoisted, it is dragged over the sharp edges of the V-cleet on every hoist and thus is subject to wear. The loop spliced in the end of the line is very basic and prone to damage.

      Soliution: If would be much better if the loop was spliced into the core and then whipping line used to protect it which could be replaced if worn.

      Image shows effect of wear on halyard

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