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Re: Self steering dilemma

Originally Posted by tdw View Post
btw ... has anyone any concerns about mounting a wind vane under solar array ? The top of the vane is getting close to the frame and I wonder whether or not air flow might be disturbed.
This was one of our concerns. Hydrovane tell us that we would need the 'stubby vane' to clear our frame and 2.88m between waterline and the bottom of the frame.

Maybe email Hydrovane some pics and get their take on it??

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