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    tag posted the thread Mainsheet block in Sunfish Talk.
    I got a new mainsheet block for my Sunfish (moved the Harken 2135 over to our Minifish). It’s a 60mm (selectable) ratcheting block from...
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    tag reacted to Dickhogg's post in the thread Laser mast on a sunfish? with Like Like.
    Reviving this thread on the request of Norcalsail I realised I never reported back on my new mast. They came back into stock at LPUK so...
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    tag replied to the thread !st sail went great EXCEPT.
    Intensity Sails sells the Harken 2135 and a few other good options for a mainsheet block. https://www.intensitysails.com/sunfishcovers.html
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    tag reacted to Sailflow's post in the thread !st sail went great EXCEPT with Like Like.
    One way of doing it. You can screw through the overhang of the cockpit.
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    tag reacted to Dickhogg's post in the thread !st sail went great EXCEPT with Like Like.
    I'd echo what others are saying here. An integrated cleat/block is not a good idea. Even on boats where they make more sense (Like my...
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    tag reacted to LaLi's post in the thread !st sail went great EXCEPT with Like Like.
    The Harken 2615 doesn't ratchet, and (despite what some on this forum may say) an "integrated" cleat doesn't work on a Sunfish/Laser...
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    tag reacted to eastbayandy's post in the thread !st sail went great EXCEPT with Like Like.
    this looks good ? https://nautos-usa.com/products/ht-4266-74-comp-mainsheet-swivel-base-with-cam-short-arm-and-57-mm-ratchet-block-included
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    tag replied to the thread !st sail went great EXCEPT.
    I think that last google photo you linked to has been argued as not that effective due to the angle of the mainsheet. This is my...
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    tag replied to the thread Old Trailers with Old Boats.
    Walmart or a good trailer shop would have the tires and rim. I've found it's often cheaper to just buy a whole new tire and rim instead...
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    tag reacted to Breeze Bender's post in the thread Old Trailers with Old Boats with Like Like.
    Before and After Pics I could order new fender decals on eBay, but they are expensive. I masked off what remained of the original...
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    tag reacted to Amtorske's post in the thread 70s Alcort Sailfish refresh with Like Like.
    Hi Everyone, Just got this new-to-me Alcort Sailfish and am very excited to begin sailing. Hoping this forum can provide a little more...
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    tag reacted to bluejester0b's post in the thread Adding cleat on mast for halyard with Like Like.
    Ah sorry to be imprecise, I lost my OEM halyard cleat on the deck, and was planning to install a new cleat on the mast to take the load...
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    tag replied to the thread Adding cleat on mast for halyard.
    bluejester0b - no, they are just the sheet metal screws, and they are 40+ inches up the side of the mast, there is no way I'd be able to...
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    I forgot about attaching it to the tack of the sail......thanks.....Mike
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    Mine is long enough that I pass it around one side of the mast and loop it around the tack of the sail and then back around the other...
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