Thanks for the reply guys! I just want to be sure I am seeing this right:
So you use two lines at about 15ft each. That means that when you drop the jib the block will actually go up to about the height of the jib block up on the mast. Every time I raise the jib I will need to rig...
I guess it is a matter of preference then, and what your wind conditions are. I was thinking of trying the rigging as I read it in the diagram. If I don't like it I can always go back to the single line.
Thanks again for your reply,
I recently purchased a Capri 14.2, sail number 995.
The Jib halyard is one line. I noticed in the manual that it should be rigged differently, using two lines and a block on the port side of the mast.
any suggestions on which one I should use?