Author:Chris Gage Subject: Spinnaker Pole Info: (6458 views) Posted: Wednesday 9-21-05 10:59:22 AM
I broke my Spiny Pole last year and was able to buy just the tubing
from West Marine. I just pop rivet the old ends on and used the old
bridal. This saves about $100.
There are some aluminum dealers back east that sell this tubing
really cheap like $2.00 per ft. but shipping becomes a problem.
:: :: :: After all this time, I finally broke my spinnaker pole. :: :: Does anyone have any recommendations on a new one? :: :: Hi Hal, Glad to see you've survived all the hurricanes! :: I have a Forespar pole with Spectra or some other high :: tech rope bridle and jaws that can be jammed onto the :: ring on the mast. That is, you don't have to pull a :: string to open the jaws. Seems to work pretty well.