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Inspecting Your Rig with Brion Toss - spot rigging problems before they cause trouble
Rigging can be "invisible" - the part of a sailing vessel that many sailors least understand and are least likely to maintain properly.
Unseen rigging problems can become costly and can certainly jeopardize safety at sea. In this video, master rigger Brion Toss of Port Townsend, Washington will show you how to spot rigging problems before they cause trouble.
Dockwalk with Brion Toss for a close-up look at rigging components and learn about some of your important hardware options. Learn to spot good and bad rigging on various boats. Then observe Brion conducting a full sailboat survey - going about the nitty gritty business of a full rigging inspection - along the deck and aloft.
Main topics include ...
* A close-up look at rigging components - learn about some of your important hardware options.
* A dockwalk - learn to spot good and bad rigging on various boats.
* Brion conducting a full sailboat survey - going about the nitty gritty business of a full rigging inspection along the deck and aloft.
COMING SOON... More sailing and rigging titles in the Brion Toss series:
"Splicing Wire Rope"
"Fancy Rope Work"