the goal:
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the plan:
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Reddish junk sailplan

Main yard

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Mizzen sail – thank you Stuart, sole prop at Dabbler Sails!

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Mainsail in progress (now complete)

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Not shown:

Tearing apart the forward crossbar of the main tabernacle, to adjust for 2° forward rake of mainmast. Eeek! But it’s coming along.

Why would one do a junk rig conversion:
http://www.junkrigassociation.org/Resources/Documents/50%20Advantages%20of%20%20Junk%20Rig.pdf

Loads of junk rig resources and info:
http://www.junkrigassociation.org/

Here’s hoping! Will keep you posted…

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Below, in the “comments” section, there is an exchange with a sailor named Martin. Here are a couple of photos of his junk rigged Bolger Micro (check out the fleet!):
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