Originally Posted by TrueBlue
I suspect some answers will be illusory, since it has been my observance that most sailors with cruising sailboats (not racers), DO motorsail most of the time and are not truely forthright whenever this topic is raised.
The obvious giveaway is their wet exhaust.
You seriously see boats motor sailing that often???? My engine is used to get in and out of the dock/harbor only. The excetion to that is deliveries to and from our home port each year that requires motoring for a few miles.