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Bud Taplin
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Stainless steel wire works fine if you have a spreader tip with a shallow notch, and holes through the tip to pass the wire.

If you have the round tip with a deep slot, then drill a 3/16" hole through the tip near the end, and put a #10 bolt through the hole with a locknut on the end.

You should then put a cover over the tip of the spreader to prevent snagging a headsail.

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