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Old 03-23-2013
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Waterline Length

Does anyone know if, when a rudder blade comes above the W/L of a boat, the width of the rudder or a portion of it is included in the normally accepted W/L length measurement?

Or, in a case like that, does the W/L measurement end at the rudder post?
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