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New 2000 Shake Down and Sort
After picking up a new 2000 from RS sailing, I spent a day preparing the boat for the first event at Weir Wood. I changed the toe straps for Rooster 2000 Helm and Rooster 2000 Crew versions - the RS ones were nice, but not quite as grippy for serious hiking. See related fitting article. The spreaders, however, did give me a bit of a challenge. The current specification for the 2000 mast uses Selden's integer adjustment system which is, in effect, a series of holes to pin. Sadly, it foxed me for the first day and I managed, with...