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Hi folks, I was talking to a rigger recently who was cautioning me about insurance companies not paying out if you have a rigging/mast failure and you haven't got a current (>10 years) inspection. Our insurance company have never requested this, but this of course doesn't mean that they won't try to use it to wiggle out of a payout. Does anyone know if there is truth to this? Cheers Al
I have a few questions about rigging. I am replacing the standing and running rigging on a Nebe Miura 31 http://sailboatdata.com/viewrecord.asp?class_id=7591 Masthead sloop. The boom/mainsail foot, is about a foot longer than the designer specified. Furling 140% genoa [on its very last legs] There is a single forestay, twin backstays, on a single spreader mast, with common garden variety setup of cap shrouds and two lowers per side. With the standing rigging. I am currently thinking of replacing stainless wire rigging with the same. What are the local options? What is t