Here is a link to the CDI manual CDI FF2
If you have the gin pole, just convert it to new style raising system by getting the proper brake winch . Also available from BWY. Brake Winch
I tie the furler along the mast for travel. I made a support from ABS pipe for the couple feet that extend forward of the bow, as well as a support that goes in the mast base fitting and supports the mast so it doesn’t bounce
My guides are short. They seem to work fine. Last time loading I tried the trick of using a rope from the rear guides to the winch post on the trailer. Really did help guide it in on the trailer.