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W10143
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Hi Roger

Hi everyone, Is it neccesary to have a toping lift when reefing the mainsail?

No – when you pull the first reef in, it acts as a toppin lift through the mainsail leech. Just make sure you release the kicker to have enough movement on the boom to take the whole reef in…

See this link…http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5uOwJQ_5X7M

David