Originally Posted by MtHopeBay
I wish there was an association and rigging diagram.
I misspoke: boom vang is forward of the mainsheet.
I was gonna say: That's some odd rigging that boat has
I do race informally and want to get better performance than I am currently. It's my first season sailing so I'm still figuring out sail shape basics but getting better.[/QUOTE]Recommend Ivar Dedekam's Sail and Rig Tuning
. Easily one of the best, and least-expensive, sailing-related purchases I've made to date
And yes: You'll be wanting that vang. It has a wide range of uses. Basically: Just about any time the boom's wanting to bounce, the vang is handy