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post #8 of Old 09-02-2007 Thread Starter
Lancer28
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wait -

if the boom is out to starboard, I could turn to port and just leave the main sheeted out... then it would start to luff, right?

Of course, I would have to pull in the jib and use that to sail with to keep heading until the main went down...
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