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post #3 of Old 02-07-2007
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Greg,

I am not familiar with that particulair boat, but as a non-marine architecht, here you go:

Bad idea. Most boats are designed with a specific keel for that hull design for that sail plan. Cutting off some of your keel could result in a tender boat or winward performance or both - and compromise your safety.

THose are my thoughts though.

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