Austin Vince shows you how to build a ‘gin’ — a massive tripod crane ‘in the field’. Useful for all kinds of unexpected dramas — from rescuing a drunken teammate who has fallen down a well to performing emergency car engine removals. Only simple gear required but as with most things, a little well-applied knowledge transforms the situation. You will never need a gin until the day you need it but when that day comes… kaboom!
No, just turn up by the rugby posts