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post #9 of Old 03-13-2008
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I personally know of the use of a 4' sugar scoop on a Mac65 named "Joss" which held the Ensenada record for a long, long time. The wife of the previous owner stated that it minimized rudder turbulence, which was considerable at over 20 knots. She also said it helped with following seas.
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