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Re: Sunfast 3600

Originally Posted by PCP View Post
That compares with what the French had measured:

15K trw downwind with spy asymmetric - 8.9K speed

15K trw 38 of trw - 7.2K

The speed downwind seems to be a bit worse but the French sailed with 15K ahd the Germans with 15/20K .
Did the explain what they mean by "downwind"? It would fit to the 180-data from YACHT magazine.

Wave height was about half a metre...
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