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 Post subject: Spinnaker Pole Help
PostPosted: Fri Apr 05, 2013 9:24 am 
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Hi All,

When I got my 20 it came with a tramp launched spinnaker and everything to use it except the spinnaker pole. My friend is going to give me a sailboard mast to make a spin pole but I don't know where to go from there. Does anyone have measurements of one they can give me? Where can I find the parts necessary to build this thing?

For the short term I will probably just keep the spin tramp launched but sooner or later I will want to build a snuffer if I keep using it. I am planning on sailing the Delta Ditch so a tramp launch would be fine.

Pictures anyone?

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 Post subject: Re: Spinnaker Pole Help
PostPosted: Wed Apr 10, 2013 7:15 pm 
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Scott:

Here are pictures from the conversion Tim Parson did with
Mark Lewis and Steve Reese using the SNU snuffer - The link to the PDF is here:

http://www.gobarefootstudio.com/PDFs/SNU_H20Spin_1.pdf

I have not had the time to do my 20 yet and do the Ditch. (Sat June 8 this year)
but maybe one year..

- Dwight

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