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Shifting sails

Jessie Louise Beattie

Shifting sails

by Jessie Louise Beattie

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Published by Ryerson Press in Toronto .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementJessie L. Beattie.
The Physical Object
Pagination24 p.
Number of Pages24
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18859391M

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The credit is valid to book and sail by December 31st, or 12 months after the date that you cancelled your original sailing — whichever is further. As of May 6th, we have also added the new "Best Price Guarantee" and "Lift and Shift" options outlined below. sail. Broadseaming introduces an aerofoil I shape to the sail generally curved in the luff area (front) and straight in the leech (back). 2) Luff Round. Further shaping is added to the sail by making a convex curve on the luff side of the sail. If the sail is set onto a straight mast this results in extra fullness forced back into the sail.

Sail fast into the shift. When you’re pretty sure the wind will shift persistently, go that way quickly. Having a lane of clear air in this direction can be invaluable, so look ahead and defend your lane aggressively. If possible, sail slightly faster than usual so you get to the shift sooner and maximize leverage. Look for leverage. This category includes information about one-design boats, sails, and gear. There are subcategories for the major one-design classes and sailmakers, including tuning tips, handling tips, and upgrades.


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