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Wing, fin, or bulb...what are the trade offs?

I am looking at various boats and see a lot of mention of the keel design. I know that wing keels allow for more stability in a shoal draft than the other models but there must be some trade offs. How do wing keels point vs. fin/bulb? Are they faster or slower? I realize that these are general questions but I was hoping to get real experience and comparisons vs. the marketing I am getting from the manufacturers.
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