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post #28 of Old 12-23-2013
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Re: Why the Bristol 32 backs so poorly

Why? Probably the same reason every inboard sailboat I've ever had backed poorly. Because they are designed to be going forward 99.99999 per cent of the time.

On the northern Gulf of Mexico.

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