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Old 07-15-2013
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Re: Asymmetrical Spi & Foil Headstay

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Originally Posted by MarkSF View Post
So if you have a tacker is the a-sail still gybed outside the forstay, or does it help make it easier to inside gybe?
With the asym flying close to or at the headstay your only option is an outside gybe. (assuming that the spinnaker/asym halyard is above the forestay)

The outside gybe is the easiest to do anyhow - just don't let the lazy sheet fall into the water and run over it.
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